Seoul, Korea

Program Calendars

Seoul, Korea | 2018 Kookmin Spring

Program Deadlines
September 1, 2016 Application Opens, Early Admission Period Begins
October 1, 2017 Spring Early Admission Period Ends ($500 confirmation deposit is non-refundable)
November 15 Application Closes (Late application may be possible - contact USAC)
January 1, 2018 Spring Balance Due Deadline
February 10 Spring Cancellation Deadline (no refunds)
Program Dates
March 2, 2018 Departure from the US
March 3 Arrival in Seoul
March 4 Mandatory orientation
March 5 Courses begin
June 4 - 18 Final examinations
June 22 Program end date
Open return Students establish their own date of return.

See Ready to Apply for additional information about the application process and Money Matters for more details regarding payment and cancellation deadlines.

USAC reserves the right to make adjustments to fees or deadlines at any time. If a program fills earlier than anticipated, USAC may move up the position hold payment deadline date to secure students’ placement in the program.

The host university may update program dates and/or field trips at any time; these changes are often outside USAC’s control as dates are set by the host university. USAC does its best to estimate these dates ahead of time and to keep it as up-to-date as possible. Many times, updated calendar dates are included in your host university acceptance letter. We update these as quickly as possible and as often as needed; refer back to this calendar for the most current dates.

Quick Details

2017-18 App. Cycle


Fall and Yearlong: Accepting to waitlist

Spring: Open


Spring: Accepting to waitlist

2018-19 App. Cycle

Application opens 9/1:

Kookmin Summer

Kookmin Fall/Yearlong

Yonsei Summer

Yonsei Fall/Yearlong



Minimum GPA: 2.5

Minimum class standing: Sophomore

Yonsei Summer

Minimum GPA: 2.5

Minimum class standing: Sophomore

Yonsei Semester

Minimum GPA: 2.5

Minimum class standing: Junior

Degree-seeking students from 4-year schools

Program Type



Overseas credit

Program Capacity

Kookmin: 30

Yonsei: 15


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