The Harassment Counseling Center （HCC） is established under the
Harassment Prevention Policy of the University of Tokyo. The HCC
is university-wide office and does not belong to any department on
The Article 10 of Rules and Regulations of the HCC articulates that
all counseling sessions are strictly confidential. Without your consent,
we are obligated not to disclose any information obtained through the
Exceptions to confidentiality exist. There are circumstances in which
certain information must be released to others. When you pose a
danger to yourself or to others, we are required to breach
confidentiality in order to warn and protect someone in danger, and
to report these situations to the responsible authorities.
You can be anonymous if you wish.
※ When you consider seeking internal disciplinary or corrective actions
using the University system, we do need your name, affiliation and
any other information relevant to you.
When you request ongoing assistance, not everyone is assigned to the
same counselor. If you have any preference of your counselor, please let
us know in the first session. Requesting a particular counselor does not
guarantee that he or she will be available but at effort to secure him or
her will be made by our staff.
In order to protect your and other party's privacy and safety, please do
not disclose any information regarding your counseling sessions and
process on the Internet.
The Harassment Counseling Center does not deal with any issue and/or
claim that involves financial matters.