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Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Language of instruction: English Minimum GPA: 3
Housing: Residence halls Area of study: Asian Studies, Business, Computer Science, Economics, Electrical Engineering, English, Geology, History, Korean, Mechanical Engineering
Program type: Exchange Class Status: 2-sophomore, 3-junior, 4-senior
Program Description:
Laura Bochenek                     
Laura Bochenek (T5 scholar, fall, 2015)
Why study at SNU?
The mission of Seoul National University in the twenty-first century is to create a vibrant intellectual community where students and scholars join together in building the future. As Korea's leading research university, Seoul National University is committed to diversifying its student body and faculty, fostering global exchange, and promoting path-breaking research in all fields of knowledge.

Information Sheet for Exchange Program 2016-17 (for partners).pdf

Top areas of study: East Asian Studies, Economics, Psychology, Business, Biological Sciences, Physics, Chemistry, Electrical Engineering, Computer Sciences, Chemical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, and Arts.

Course listing: (select "E" for English-taught)
Restricted courses: College of Medicine, College of Dentistry

How to search for courses:
You can search for courses on-line at the following website:

The initial page is in Korean, but you can find the “English” tab on the right top of the page.
Then click "Course Search" tab and you can search for courses offered in English at the website using the "advanced search" tool, checking the "English Lecture" box.

You will need to set Year and Semester in order to better search for courses offered in your proposed study period. (If you are coming to SNU for the spring semester 2015, then you may refer to the one for the 1st semester 2014, * 1st semester = Spring semester, March-June * 2nd semester = Fall semester, September-December)

As you click a title of a course on the search results screen, a new window will pop up and you can find specific details and information on the course. There is a “syllabus” tab and you can download a file there.

If a syllabus is not available, then you need to contact a department office directly and contact information can be found at

Korean language course (offered through Korean Language Institute):

On campus housing available (not guaranteed); apply early!

Program Costs:
You will be billed for UR tuition by the UR Bursar. You will pay SNU separately for housing. Board, airfare, and personal expenses are separate, but any UR aid you receive applies towards these costs.  See your financial aid counselor for information about scholarships and other aid.  Note: You are automatically eligible for a $2,000 per semester exchange grant.

Semester Dates: 
Fall: September until mid-December 
Spring: March until mid-June


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Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2019 03/15/2019 03/15/2019 TBA TBA
Full year 2019-2020 03/15/2019 03/15/2019 TBA TBA
Spring 2020 10/15/2019 10/15/2019 TBA TBA