• Gyms and Swimming Pools

    OIST Gym OIST has it's own gym for OIST employee, student or family members. The OIST gym, located in the Village Center, is open 24...

  • Immunization

    Immunization Children who are registered at their local government office will receive letters from the local government office on vaccinations....

  • Visiting a Doctor

    Visiting a Doctor Many hospitals and clinics do not accept appointments, and service is provided on a first come, first served basis. It is therefore...

  • Pension

      Pension Everyone in Japan from 20 to 60 years of age regardless your nationality, must pay into the National Pension Scheme. If you are ...

  • The Education System

    Schools Around OIST Learn more about schools around OIST   General Japanese Education System The Japanese education system consists of kinder...

  • Basic Information about Schools in Okinawa

    Schooling and Child Care in Okinawa For many OIST members with children, understanding the different schooling and childcare options available is a cr...

  • Health Insurance Card

    Health Insurance Card Through its social insurance provider, OIST provides a health insurance card to all employees and their dependent family member...

  • Special Dining Options

    Special Dining Options Okinawa may be a small island, but you can find cuisine from all over the world, suitable to many different d...

  • Useful Link

    Guide Book "Living in Okinawa" for print(PDF) Map of OKINAWA (PDF) Map of Onna-son (Japanese) About Campus Address Book ...

  • About Onna-Son

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