Alumni and Former Students

Seisen Former Students’ Association (SFSA) was established in August 2010 to unite all former students of Seisen. 

Our key mission is to establish a global community of Seisen former students and provide a network for everyone to connect with each other, remain connected to Seisen, and keep updated on the school’s current news and events. 

Our association is over 5,000 former students strong.  Over ninety-five percent of our former students live outside Japan.  Under the guidance of Sr. Asunción Lecubarri (Former School Head), Sr. Concesa Martin (Former School Head), Sr. Margaret Scott (Former School Head), and Ms. Adelfa Armentia (Former Faculty), we are active throughout the year with over 70 former students working for the association from around the world. 

SFSA organizes the Alumni Booth at Festival of Nations every year with former students volunteering and donating from within and outside Japan.  We fundraise for the association and school, give scholarships to Seisen current students, donate to Seisen, share internship and job information. 

Since 2012, we present the Seisen Spirit Award at Graduation to a graduating senior for her outstanding school spirit and pride.  In November 2018, Seisen Former Students’ Association officially joined the Seisen Schools Alumni Board to represent Seisen International School as one of six Seisen schools in Japan and attend the annual meeting at various Seisen schools. 

We work together from around the world to strengthen our Seisen bond, spread Seisen spirit, and make our association as great as it can be.

Where do our alumni live?

38%

North America

24%

Europe

22%

Asia

8%

South America

2%

Africa

1%

Australia

Japan

5%

community

5000+

SFSA members around the world

travel

95%

Members living outside of Japan

Former Students’ Association Officers

President - Mary Chu ‘81
Vice President - Nozomi Shinoda ‘76
Treasurer - Kazue Yoshimura ‘80
Secretary - Marie Gaardahl ‘10

Alumni Profiles

Alex Gordon (2015)

"Seisen helped me not only choose the career I was interested in but gave me the skills that I use everyday at work and in my personal life. "

Read More about Alex Gordon (2015)

Alumni Mentors

Any alums who would like to connect with current students to talk about; how you chose your university, your major or your career please contact our University Advisor : Ms. Awing Lui alui@seisen.com.

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Sister Asuncion Book

Book

In 2022 we will mark the 60th anniversary of Seisen International School. Read stories of the early years of our school in "Sister Asuncion and Seisen International School" by Suzanne Kawasumi. For a donation of ¥3,500 yen or more we will send you copy within Japan. (Orders outside of Japan ¥5,000 or more.)

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Seisen Spirit Award

Seisen Former Students' Association

Starting Graduation 2012 this award is given to a member of the graduating class who was proudly voted by her classmates.

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Recipients of the Seisen Spirit Award

2022

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2021

Lina Saechout

2020

Sarah Atanacio

2019

Aisling O'Flaherty

2018

Anna Duley

2017

Maya Yamagata

2016

Nakako Yoshida

2015

Alex Gereda-Gordon

2014

Jade Vasconcellos

2013

Keila Mitchell

2012

Fumi Kurihara

2012

Megan Keohane