The Kobe University CO-OP is a non-profit CO-OPerative organization composed of Kobe University undergraduates, graduate students, staff, and faculty. Our CO-OP operates through everyone’s Cash deposit (for CO-OP shares) ¥5,000.All deposited shares will be returned in full when you graduate. In an average year, over 98% of the newly matriculated students join the CO-OP. The CO-OP handles a diversity of services that will help with your student life, such as purchasing food, daily supplies, textbooks, study
materials, computers, tickets for domestic and overseas travels, and even finding housing, in addition to various other services that make everyone’s student life more fulfilling.
We also deal in the original goods of Kobe University.
You can have meals at school cafeterias on every campus.
LANS HALAL Vege Dining (located on the 2nd floor of LANS BOX canteen) offers halal, vegetarian, and gluten-free dishes.
Thus, it will not be an exaggeration to assert that you can obtain almost everything you need for student life from the Kobe University CO-OP.
Besides all these services, the CO-OP also handles student comprehensive mutual aid, Personal Liability Insurance for students, and Life Mutual Insurance, and Mutual Insurance for Fire provided just in case, to protect your health and safety. Many CO-OP members have told us that they are able to easily conduct the necessary business formalities through the CO-OP’s services and have been greatly helped by its programs.
I sincerely hope that all of you will join the CO-OP and its mutual aid program, so you may have peace of mind and a more meaningful student life.