Korea University International Summer School

Language Requirement: None
Academic Standing by Program Start: Sophomore or above
Location: Asia, South Korea
GPA: 2.75
Program Overview

In the 6-week Korea University summer program, you will take 2 or 3 classes in English and participate in a variety of extracurricular activities. Classes are available in subjects such as: Business and Economics, Humanities, Sociology and Cultural Studies, Fine Art and Design, Science, Law/Politics/International Relations, Korean and East Asian Studies, and Korean Language. See further information here.

Experience the summer at a at a highly ranked university based in Seoul. With a student body of around 20,000 undergraduate students and 2,500 international students, Korea University allows you to take advantage of all that a large university has to offer. Korea University has a beautiful and modern campus on a hill in central Seoul, and is easily accessible by subway. The campus has many new and well-equipped teaching facilities. The library complex is a particular favorite amongst students as is the Global Leadership Hall with its international café that encourages conversation between Korean and international students. 

With more than 10 million residents, Seoul is the South Korean center of politics, culture, and the economy, where ministries, museums, palaces, theaters, and financial markets are located close together. Seoul is also the home to industry giants such as Samsung, LG, and Hyundai. As a leader of the IT revolution, Seoul is one of the most wired cities in the world. Korea University’s Seoul campus is centrally located within the city and easily accessible via subway. 

** GEO programs are under continuous review during this period of global uncertainty and limited travel. All program details outlined on this page, including program cost, are subject to change if global or location-specific conditions require modifications to program structure.

Course Equivalencies

Actual credit awarded is determined by the relevant department at your university in consultation with the study abroad office. Check with your study abroad advisor for more information.

UO students, please refer to the UO Course Equivalency Process and the UO Office of the Registrar Course Equivalency Database.

Housing Description
Housing is assigned on a first-come first-served basis according to when you are accepted into the program and make the housing payment. Please visit these links for more information about housing for the summer program.
Dates and Deadlines
Term Year Deadline Arrival Date Departure Date
Summer 2022 03/15/2022 Late June Early August

Travel Advisories

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