WPI Nano Life Science Institute, Kanazawa University


University Housing

The university has housing available for faculty and staff located at Wakunami. Please contact the NanoLSI office if you are interested in apply for university housing.


Ishikawa International Student House (Koryukan)

The Ishikawa International Student House (Koryukan) is located next to the Wakamatsu bus stop in close proximity to the university. There are rooms available for both couples and individuals. Please contact the NanoLSI office if you are interested in applying to stay at the Koryukan.


Private Apartment

Private apartments are another option. Apartment contracts are typically handled by real estate agencies who will take you to view apartments, handle the contract, rental payments and any other problems you might encounter.

The Suumo website also has an English explanation regarding renting a private apartment and the fees associated with this.

Suumo: Searching for Rentals in Japan: A Beginner’s Guide


Kakuma Guest House

The University Guest House (Kakuma Guest House) has single and twin rooms available for short term stays. It is possible to stay at the guest house at the beginning of your time in Kanazawa while you search for more permanent accommodations. Please contact the NanoLSI office if you would like to arrange to stay at the guest house.