Annual membership fee and operation of WUAA
Waseda Alumni Association is funded by the annual membership fees paid by members and uses about half of the annual funds
to support the alma mater and current students. Your cooperation helps support many students.
Annual membership fee
Annual membership fee: 5000 yen
(valid for a year from payment, includes mailing of Waseda Gakuho six times)
For those who do NOT live in Japan: (available from October 1, 2011)
For those who live in Japan:
1. Click this link
and go to the Web site of payment service (operated by Disco Inc.) and input your information (name, address etc.).
2. After Waseda Alumni Association Office confirms your information, approval mail will be sent to your e-mail address.
3. Click the URL written in the approval mail and access the payment page. Input your credit card number etc. and complete the payment procedure.
Please pay your Alumni Association annual membership fee by one of the following methods.
WUAA bylaws paragraph 11 (abstract)
• Automatic transfer from the account for Waseda Card
• Automatic transfer from the account of financial institution in Japan
• Payment slip (issued by Alumni Association, payable at post offices in Japan)
Members shall pay a set membership fee. WUAA shall primarily perform services to those who pay their membership fees.
* Associate members shall be the students who entered in fiscal year 2002.
Main operation of WUAA
We perform such services as follows, to maintain mutual communication among alumni and to help foster Waseda University's business endeavors:
Support for alma mater and current students
We back up our juniors who need financial help by a scholarship system. Also, there is cooperation through donations for anniversary celebrations.
Promoting opportunities for encounters and friendships
Support for Alumni Association activities
We support activities of Tomonkai members that have flown out of Waseda's nest. Please contact WUAA for new registration for Tomonkai or its contact address.
Running of events such as celebration of Alumni "Tomonsai"
We hold events for encounters and friendships such as "Tomonsai" that is held on the same day as Homecoming Day, the "annual Tomonkai tenth festival" to be held in the tenth year after graduation, "All Waseda Go festival and Shogi festival" to maintain mutual communication among alumni through this game.
Please visit your alma mater as these events are open to the public!
Provision of service to members
We provide services such as sending communication pamphlets and providing membership-based benefit programs for those who pay their membership fees.
Publication of communication pamphlet "Waseda Gakuho (Waseda Alumni report)"
We send the Japanese version six times a year to members who pay their membership fees (published on 15th day in the odd months, 1,000 yen for cover price. )
There are special topics of interest in every issue with beautiful pictures, latest events of alma mater and WUAA, and articles regarding diverse ways of life of alumni such as celebrities or those who do grass-roots activities. We celebrate and support your life.
Provision of membership-based benefit program "WUAA WELBOX"
(Japanese Version Only)
This is a service that is available after logging into Waseda-net online portal. Relatives within the second remove from you can use such various services as domestic or international commodities, medical check, sports, leisure, and restaurant facilities useful for your daily life at a special member price.
Also, members of "Waseda Card" are accorded more privileged treatment than member's special price for some items. Please take full advantage of the Waseda Card.
"Alumni Salon" a place to feel alma mater's past, present, and future
There is an Alumni Salon on the 16th floor of the Ookuma Memorial Tower, where you can command a panoramic view of Nishiwaseda campus.
This is a service available for members of Waseda Card and those who pays their membership fee. There are buffet-style beverage service(Free).
Alumni Salon is available for group usage for registered Tomonkai members.