Sapporo, located in the southwestern part of Hokkaido island, is the 5th largest city in Japan containing about 2 million people. About Sapporo city, please visit the Webpage of Sapporo Tourist Association.

Hokkaido University

Hokkaido University, located in the center of Sapporo city, is one of Japanese top public universities. The university was founded in 1876 as Sapporo Agricultural College by Dr. Clark.