Campus Life6Campus LifeStudent Advisory and Counseling CenterStudent dormitoriesOur staff includes student consultation coor-dinators (clinical psychologists), nurses and dedicated ofce personnel. We help students to take the rst step towards solving problems and learning how to enjoy a fullling university life.Shinshu University has 8 student dormitories. Komakusa Dormitory is for rst-year students, while Shisei Dormitory, Shisei Women’s Dormitory, Fugaku Dormitory, Tsumashina (Akebono) Dormitory, Wakasato Dormitory, Chugen Dormitory and Shuki Dormitory are available to students in the second year of their course and above.Student DormitoriesYearFaculty/SchoolCapacityTotalKomakusa Dormitory1stAll faculties184 144328Shisei Dormitory2nd and upperArts, Economics and Law, Science8080Shisei Women’s Dormitory2nd and upperArts, Economics and Law, Science3030Fugaku Dormitory2nd and upperMedicine48 4896Tsumashina (Akebono)Dormitory2nd and upperEducation128 94222Wakasato Dormitory2nd and upperEngineering8080Chugen Dormitory2nd and upperAgriculture96 20116Shuki Dormitory2nd and upperTextile Science and Technology80 20100MaleMaleMaleMaleMaleMaleMaleFemaleFemaleFemaleFemaleFemaleFemaleTOPICSVariety of Opportunities for Extracurricular ActivitiesVolunteer ActivitiesShinshu University has many clubs and circles providing extracurricular activities, and the various campuses (faculties) located in different areas of the prefecture have their own such groups, too. (There are around 240 such extracurricular groups registered at Shinshu University.)Shinshu University has a range of student groups that are involved in local volunteer activities. This photo shows “The Apple Unit,” a student club whose members assist local farmers with agricultural work and sell non-standard apples at campus festivals at universities outside the prefecture. This club boasts a history in the region of 30 years.