1.    Term of Lesson Contract is ten weeks, and expires on the day that ten weeks passed after the very first lesson.

2.    Lesson fees per each student for Semi-private (2-student) courses are $380 per 7 lessons, and are due 72 hours before the first lesson of each course.  You can pay online with PayPal ( pay to, cash or check (pay to JLC).

3.    Your lesson schedule is 110 minutes for a lesson, once a week, and for seven weeks.

4.    Lesson fees are not refundable after your register.  Only when a whole course is cancelled by Japanese Language Center (JLC), you have a refund-in-full.

5.    If you must miss a lesson, it is your responsibility to contact your partners and call us 425-891-2129 or send email to us, 24 hours prior to the scheduled lesson.  We will postpone the lesson you miss for a week when you provide us a notice of the cancellation 24 hours in advance with your partners' agreements.  Otherwise, neither reschedule nor refund.

6.    Lessons cancelled by the instructor will be rescheduled at the same time and day of the following week.

7.    You must complete 7 lessons for 2-student course within ten weeks maximum from your very first lesson.  If you don't complete all lessons within the term, we will not make up the remaining lessons.  Even if you give us early notice about your absence, there is no make-up, no reschedule, nor refund for the remaining lessons after the term (ten weeks) passed from your very first lesson.  If you would like to restart your lesson, you have to pay the lesson fees again.

8.    We require a 7-days notification of your intention to discontinue lessons.  You must notify us by email, or telephone 425-891-2129.  We cannot refund or prorate missed lessons.

9.    Your lesson schedule is as follows.  You can postpone the lesson for a week with 24 hours advance notice. 






















10.  You must attend with your own textbook or studying materials.  Lesson fees do not include the price of a textbook or other material cost.  When we supply textbooks or other materials, you are responsible for the expense.

11.  We open the door for the students to come in 10 minutes before the class and close the door 10 minutes after the end of class.

12.  You are expected to arrive at class on time.  We cannot refund or make up for your late arrivals or early releases.

13.  If nobody shows up in 30 minutes after the lesson time without any notice, the lesson will be canceled automatically and we will not make up nor refund.

14.  We don't allow students use the premises for self-study.  If you have a gap between lessons, you must spend the gap somewhere else and come again.

15.  If a student needs a ride, please make sure to drop off/pick up on time.  Otherwise we treat an early drop off/late pick up (more than 10 minutes) the same as a private lesson and charge $45 per 55 minutes.

16.  If you have any questions or comments concerning these policies, please do not hesitate to discuss them with us.