|Type of Program||Exchange|
|Language of Instruction||English|
|Costs||Baylor tuition + housing to the host university|
|Health Insurance Required||Yes|
|Program Director||Dr. David Uber: David_Uber@baylor.edu|
Location:As the oldest private university in Korea, Yonsei University was first established in 1885 by Christian missionaries. Its mission is to educate leaders who will contribute to humanity in the spirit of truth and freedom. The 300,000 alumni of Yonsei who take this calling to heart can be found manifesting this proud spirit from leadership positions around the world.
Yonsei's main campus is ensconced in a spacious, picturesque and natural setting that is located minutes away from of the economic, political, and cultural centers of Seoul's metropolitan downtown. Its 3,500 eminent faculty members conduct cutting-edge research across all academic disciplines. Its 18 graduate schools, 19 colleges and 131 subsidiary institutions play host to a student body that consists of the most selective pool of high school and university graduates from around the world.
Courses or Areas of Study:Liberal Arts (Korean, Chinese, English, German, French, Russing language & literature, history, philosophy, library & information science, psychology), Business, Science (math, physics, chemistry, biology, earth system sciences, astronomy, atmospheric science, biochemistry), Engineering, Theology, Social Sciences (political science, international studies, public administration, mass communication, social welfare, sociology, anthropolgy), Law, Music, Education
For course listings and scheduling, please see HERE.
Housing:International students visiting Yonsei University will live in the International House. For housing information, please see HERE. Housing fees are around $1,350 for the International House.
Application Procedure:Students are responsible for applying directly to Yonsei University as well as filling out the Baylor Study Abroad Application Packet.
For more information about applying to this university, go to HERE.
Costs:Each student will pay tuition to Baylor and then housing to the host university. You can expect to pay around $1875 for meals during a 5-month period and roughly $600 for books.
Each student is responsible for their own transportation, including airfare.
Legal Documents:A passport and D-2 student visa are required. For more information, see Yonsei's visa webpage at HERE.
Exchange/Affiliate University Contact:Office of International Affairs
Room 217B, Baekyang Hall
134 Sinchon-dong, Seodaemun-gu
Seoul 120-749, Korea
Telephone: 82.2.2123.3486~8, 3497