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University of Seoul International Summer School

About the Program

The International Summer School I (ISSI) program at the University of Seoul (UOS) was first established in 2000, and provides international students with a great opportunity to learn about Korean culture and tradition. Reorganized in 2005, the ISS has been receiving increased funding from the Seoul Metropolitan Government and offers various incentives to participants coming from not only the partner universities but also many prestigious universities over the world. Choose from a wide range of courses in various disciplines including International relations, Business, Economics, History, Urban-Society, and Korean Language.

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Course of Study

*6 undergraduate credits required

The program will have a broad selection of courses, along with local excursions and cultural activities available for International Summer Exchange participants. Students will also have the opportunity to interact and make friends with their peers from around the globe. *Please note these arrangements and additional fees involved are coordinated directly with the partner university.

Please click the "View Course Information" button towards the bottom of the page to view the updated course listing published by the partner university.

This is an exchange program. Applications must be submitted to Stony Brook University first. Information regarding the next steps in the process will be distributed to students who have received formal nominations by their Exchange Advisor.

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Course Information

Location

Seoul, Korea

Language of Instruction

English

Language Proficiency

N/A

Program Type

International Summer School: Students select courses offered by partner institution

Program Dates

June 30 to July 31, 2015
*Please note accommodation check in is usually a few days prior to the start of the program, further information will come from the partner university

Living Arrangements

Independent Arrangement (Dormitory style residence coordinated directly with the partner university)

Eligibility

GPA

3.0

Other Requirements

N/A

Application Deadline

March 1 (Deadline extended to March 15)

Candidates may be interviewed to determine their qualifications for participating and representing Stony Brook University abroad.

Program Cost

Application Fee

$60

Tuition Rate

$257 per credit for NY residents

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$816 per credit for non-residents

Program Fee

$350

Administrative Fee

$200 (non-refundable)

International Health Insurance

Included in the Program Fee

Other Fees

$2,500 (approximately; Students pay room, board, books, transportation and other university fees directly to overseas university)

Travel Costs

$1,800 (approximately; Students are responsible for their travel arrangements including airfare, visa costs)

Costs are estimates for planning purposes of the student and are subject to change at any point.

Housing arrangements are coordinated directly with the partner university. Cost will vary depending on accommodation types and personal preference.

Program Highlights

  • Reimbursement for on campus housing
  • Reimbursement for Select free excursions in Seoul
  • Partial reimbursement for field trip to southern cities in Korea, Japan, or China

*Depending on availability and subject to change

More Information

Grades earned in an exchange program WILL NOT calculate towards the cumulative GPA for SBU students.

Non-SBU students must contact their home university regarding their grade and credit transfer policy.

Links and Resources

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Contact Information

Jeanine Guilbeault-Leite
Exchange Advisor
International Academic Programs
Stony Brook University
E1340 Melville Library
Stony Brook, N.Y. 11794-3397
Tel: (631) 632-7030
Fax: (631) 632-1396
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