OIST Operations


Keep up with the latest communications from the CDC and SAP directors.

Travel and Guest Guidelines

All travel outside of Okinawa requires home quarantine upon return. Business travel to the mainland also requires permission from the President, Provost, or COO. Personal travel within Okinawa is very highly discouraged. All visitors including OIST family members are now barred from campus. Essential business visitors from outside of Okinawa require quarantine. All vendors are very highly discouraged.

Service Changes

These are all the announced changes to campus services caused by COVID-19.