• Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Graduate Student
• 2.8 cumulative GPA for summer
2.5 cumulative GPA for spring/year
• Language Pre-requisite: None
• Semester/Year program open to UW-Madison degree-seeking students who have completed two semesters at UW before application.


Business, East Asian studies, East Asian languages and literature, economics, human ecology, international studies, political science, philosophy, psychology, religious studies, sociology

Classroom Language

English, Korean


Student residences, homestay

Program Duration

Academic Year: August - June
Fall: August-December
Spring: January - June
Summer: June - August

Application Deadline(s)

TermApplication Deadline
Spring 2014-15  9/12/2014
Summer 2015  2/20/2015
Fall 2015-16  3/6/2015
Year 2015-16  3/6/2015

Future durations will be posted at a later date.

Questions about this program?
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South Korea, Seoul
Yonsei University Exchange

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Become immersed in the rich culture and history of South Korea while studying at Yonsei University in Seoul, South Korea. This exchange program allows participants to directly enroll in university courses in a variety of fields while studying alongside Korean and international students from around the world. This program is ideal for students from a variety of majors who are interested in Korean language and culture.

The capital of South Korea, Seoul has a population of over 10 million and is the nation's cultural, educational, and political center. The host of the 1988 Summer Olympics and 2002 World Cup, Seoul is home to many cultural attractions such as museums, shrines, shopping districts and gardens. From the crowded markets to the peaceful Han River that runs through the city center, Seoul offers one of the most striking settings of any large city in Asia.