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Fact Sheet:
Advisor or Instructor: Kathy Tegtmeyer Pak Field of Study: Fine Arts, History, Korean, Political Science, Religion
Department: OFFC Course Number: 226
Language of Instruction: English Program Host: Yonsei University
Class Eligibility: Junior, Senior Housing: Student Housing
Program Description:

Yonsei University, established in 1885, is the oldest university in Korea. It is situated on a large, quiet, well-wooded campus in the heart of Seoul. The International Division of Yonsei University was created to provide study opportunities for non-Korean students of Asian studies. It provides a one-year program, taught in English, designed to give a broad introduction to Korea in its Asian and world setting.

All students are required to take an East Asian studies course titled “Introduction to Korea.” Beyond that, students choose courses from a variety of disciplines, including art, business, economics, history, law or philosophy. There is also opportunity for Korean language study.

Students have the option of living in Yonsei University’s international student dormitory or off-campus via arrangements they make themselves onsite. A mix of Korean and foreign students live in the dormitory to provide an international atmosphere, though the primary language there is English.

This is a list of pre-approved GE credits.  If you want other courses to
be considered for GE credit, contact your St. Olaf Program Adviser:



Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Academic Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2017-2018 02/27/2017
03/16/2017 02/23/2018 06/21/2018
Fall 2017-2018 02/27/2017
03/16/2017 08/24/2017 12/21/2017
Year 2017-2018 02/27/2017
03/16/2017 08/24/2017 06/21/2018
Fall 2018-2019 03/01/2018 03/22/2018 TBA TBA
Spring 2018-2019 03/01/2018 03/22/2018 TBA TBA
Year 2018-2019 03/01/2018 03/22/2018 TBA TBA

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