|April 6, 1904||Okayama Women's School of Practice founded by Eigen Shirasaka and 21 other founders for the purpose of providing practical education for women|
|October 18,1910||Okayama Women's School of Practice changed to Shujitsu Women's High School|
|March 31, 1947||Establishment of Okayama Prefecture, Shujitsu Junior High School authorized|
|April 1, 1948||Establishment of Okayama Prefecture, Shujitsu High School authorized|
|March 6, 1951||Endowment act to School Corporation, Okayama Prefecture, Shujitsu Gakuen authorized|
|April 1, 1953||Okayama Shujitsu Junior College founded
(Department of Home Economics)
|April 1, 1965||Department of Preschool Education added to the Junior College|
|April 1, 1979||Shujitsu Women's University established
(Faculty of Literature, Department of Japanese Literature, Department of English/American Literature)
|April 1, 1985||Department of History added to the Faculty of Literature of the University|
|April 1, 1990||Junior College, Department of Home Economics, Living Culture Major reorganized as Department of Living Culture|
|April 1, 1999||Shujitsu Women's University, Graduate School established
(School of Literature, Master's Program, Japanese Language and Japanese Literature Major, English Language, English/American Literature Major, History Major)
|April 1, 2000||Junior College, Department of Living Culture reorganized into Department of Culture and Communication|
|April 1, 2003||Shujitsu Women's University changed to Shujitsu University.
Faculty of Literature changed to the Faculty of Human Studies
Department of Japanese Literature changed to the Department of Culture and Expression.
Department of English/American Literature changed to the Department of Practical English.
Department of History changed to the Department of Comprehensive History.
School of Pharmacy established
(Department of Biological Pharmacy, Department of Clinical Pharmacy)
|April 1, 2007||Department of Elementary Education added to the Faculty of Human Studies|
|April 1, 2011||Elementary Education Major added to the Graduate School, School of Human Studies
Faculty of Education established
(Department of Elementary Education, Department of Educational Psychology)
|April 1, 2012||Authorized Kodomo-en, Shujitsu Kodomo-en established
(Shujitsu University, Shujitsu Junior College Affiliated Kindergarten/Nursery School)
School of Clinical Pharmacy added to the Graduate School (Doctoral Program)
|April 1, 2014||Faculty of Business Administration added to Shujitsu University|
|April 1, 2015||Shujitsu Elementary School established
School of Education added to the Graduate School (Master's Program)