Welcome to the Language Center!
Thank you for visiting us! ようこそ!
There is still time to register for fall courses! Registration is open for:
Full descriptions and schedules can be found on the individual pages to the left.
Need Help Getting Started?
Japanese Level Guide—find out which level of study is for you!
Instructors & Staff—meet our teachers!
2016 Language Center Schedule—schedule for Japanese, Shodo, English, Teacher Training, and more for 2016!
FAQs—see our Frequently Asked Questions for answers to your registration questions!
Upcoming Language Center Events
These courses are designed to help you prepare for the upcoming Japanese Language Profiency Test (JLPT). The test will take place on December 4, 2016.
The Nihongo Chat + J-Culture series is generously supported by The Japan Foundation, Los Angeles.
All photos © George Hirose.
Japan Society: Language Center and C.V. Starr Library A-Level
333 East 47th Street
New York, NY 10017
Language Center Hours:
Monday–Friday, 10:30 AM – 6:30 PM
Phone: (212) 715-1293
Japan Society Closures:
Sat 10/1 - Sun 10/2
Sat 10/8 - Mon 10/10
Map and Contact Information