Japan Club


Are you interested in Japan? Do you want to learn Japanese? Come join us! We are always looking for new members to share and learn Japanese culture.


What is Japan Club?

Japan Club is a University of Arkansas – Fort Smith student organization.


Our mission:

  • To promote interests in Japan.
  • To provide the fundamental Japanese culture and language.
  • To explore our visions of the world.
  • To develop a sense of globalization.
  • To serve as a home away from home for all international students.
  • To bring together and have fun after studying.

Who is eligible to become a Japan Club member?

We encourage and promote diversity in our membership, so membership is open to all UAFS students who are interested in Japan regardless of age, gender, race, religion, veteran status, sexual orientation, and/or ability status. In order to join, you must:

  • Be a University of Arkansas – Fort Smith  student.
  • Be in good standing in terms of behaviors and conduct.
  • Be enrolled in at least 3 credit hours.
  • Maintain a minimum of 2.0 or higher GPA.

If you would like to join or learn more information, please feel free to email:

Marina Ishii mishii00@g.uafs.edu Tomoka Hashimoto thashi00@g.uafs.edu