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Seoul Calendars – 2021 Kookmin Fall

Program Deadlines

May 15, 2021 $500 confirmation deposit is non-refundable
May 15 Application Deadline (Late application may be possible - contact USAC)
June 15 Fall Balance Due Deadline | Financial Aid Disbursement Form Due
July 1 Fall Tuition Refund Deadline (No refunds after this date)

Program Dates

August 14 - 15, 2021 Departure from the U.S.
August 15 - 16 Arrival in Seoul to begin mandatory 14-day quarantine
August 15 - 30 Complete mandatory 14-day quarantine
TBA Virtual mandatory orientation (usually a few days prior to the start of courses)
August 30 - 31 Move into housing (move-in date will coincide with the end of your quarantine)
September 1 Courses begin
September 20 - 22 Chuseok (Thanksgiving) holiday
October 3 Foundation holiday
October 9 Hangeul holiday
October 18 Koomin University - 75th Anniversary
October 20 - 26 Midterm exams
December 8 - 14 Final examinations
December 8 - 21 Program end date coincides with date of last final exam
December 15 - 21 Course make-up week / some final exams can be taken this week also
December 21 Move out of program housing
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. Payment of the Confirmation Deposit cannot be deferred. USAC reserves the right to make adjustments to fees or deadlines at any time.

Occasionally dates need to be changed or field trips modified. Refer back to this calendar often for the most current dates.

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

2022-23 App. Cycle

Kookmin University

  • Summer: Open
    • Deadline: May 1
  • Fall/Yearlong: Open
    • Deadline: May 15
  • Spring: Open
    • Deadline: Nov 15

Yonsei University

  • Summer: Open
    • Deadline: April 1
  • Fall/Yearlong: Open
    • Deadline: April 1
  • January Session I: Open
    • Deadline: Oct 15
  • January Session I&II: Open
    • Deadline: Oct 15
  • Spring: Open
    • Deadline: Oct 1


Kookmin University

Minimum GPA: 2.5 (all terms)

Semester programs only:

Minimum class standing: Sophomore

Open to degree-seeking students attending a 4-year institution at the time of application

Yonsei University

Minimum GPA: 2.5 (all terms)

Semester programs only:

Applicants must be degree-seeking at a 4-year institution and have sophomore standing at time of application. In addition to above, transfer students must have one semester completed at their current institution.

Program Type



Overseas credit

Program Capacity

Kookmin: 40 students

Yonsei: 50 students


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