If your home country has a visa waiver agreement with the Republic of Korea, you can enter Korea and stay up to 90 days without a visa. If you are from a country that requires a visa to enter Korea, then we will issue you the necessary documents for your visa application (D-2-8). For details regarding visa requirement or application, please consult your local Korean Embassy or visit Korea Visa Portal (https://www.visa.go.kr/).
Dormitory information can be found at http://ih.yonsei.ac.kr, please contact International House (82-2-2123-7481 / firstname.lastname@example.org)
No meal plan is included in the dormitory fees. However, please contact the Office of international House for detailed information.
All summer transcripts are recorded with letter grades. The Internship Program is an exception and it is evaluated by Pass or Non-pass.
Summer School grades will be sent by regular mail 3 weeks after the final day of the program. Exchange students will receive two copies of their transcripts, sent to their home universities. Non-exchange students will receive their grades both at their homes and at their schools by mail.
You may take up to three classes (two classes minimum). Some exchange students may take up to four classes depending on the bilateral agreements.
No, the minimum course load is two courses (6 credits).
For six-week courses, classes meet two class hours (100 minutes) each day (three class hours for Korean Language classes), four days a week (Mon ~ Thurs), for 6 weeks (46 in-class hours per course, 69 for Korean Language Course).
For four-week courses, classes meet three class hours (150 minutes) each day , four days a week (Mon ~ Thurs), for 4 weeks (46 in-class hours per course).
All refunds and scholarships are processed through your bank account. Please allow at least three weeks for the process.
We only accept original copies of the transcript from your school, sealed in the school envelope.
If you want to send the transcript by email, confirmation letter from student's home school should be attached.
Courses you applied for on the application are for survey purposes only. After your acceptance is confirmed, you should register for courses by the online instructions from the Summer Office.
If the most recent semester (i.e. spring 2018)’s grades are not yet included in the transcript, we will still accept current transcripts for the admission.
All communications will be made primarily by email. Please check your email and register online for any updates and notices. If there is a problem with communications, please call the International Summer School Office (82-2-2123-3535, 3985).
If you meet all the requirements and submitted all your documents, you will be notified of your admission decision within two weeks by email. However, if you have not paid your application fee, documents will be on hold until the payment is completed. Please make sure your application fee is paid to ensure timely processing of your documents.