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  • Locations: Seoul, South Korea
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring, Summer Term
  • Budget Sheets: Fall, Spring
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer Term 2021 02/15/2021 02/17/2021 TBA TBA
Fall 2022 03/10/2021 03/31/2021 TBA TBA
Fall 2021 03/15/2021 03/20/2021 TBA TBA
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Program Type: Outgoing Exchange Type of Course Credit: Mercer Credit
Area of Study: Agricultural Engineering, Architectural Engineering, Asian & Pacific Area Studies, Asian Languages, Biology, Business, Chemistry, Computer & Information Sciences, Computer Engineering, Economics, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Philosophy, Philosophy & Religion, Photography, Political Science & Government, Social Sciences Applicable Financial Aid: All Federal and State Loans, All Federal Grants (including Pell), All Georgia State Scholarships and Grants (Hope, Zell), All Mercer Scholarships and Grants
Program Description:
Exact start and end dates are subject to change. Please contact Office of International Programs at studyabroad@mercer.edu for more information.

Located in the bustling city of Seoul in South Korea, the University of Seoul (UOS) offers Mercer students the option for International Summer School in addition to options for study for Fall or Spring, or full year. The University of Seoul offers courses which vary from business, law, engineering, liberal arts, social sciences, and more. Summer classes are taught by international faculty in the areas of business, international affairs, and Korean language and culture.

With a buddy program called Seoulmate, the University of Seoul is dedicated to cultivating meaningful and lasting friendships between students who study abroad at the university. While attending UOS Mercer students will enjoy support and friendship with South Korean students and also meet students from the finest of exchange universities located in the U.S. and around the world. A nice, wide campus walkway opens right into the city but just before the bustle Mercer students will sense a community feeling --a quaint coffee shop at the edge of campus, friendly local people (many ready to help you or practice English with you) offers a University of Seoul is a great choice for anyone who wants to study abroad in South Korea.

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University Academic Calendar/Program Dates

Course Listing

Scholarships
*Please contact August Armbrister, the Study Abroad Advisor, before applying to the asterisked scholarship opportunities at armbrister_aj@mercer.edu
 
Accomodations

Meals
Summer Program:
Seoul International Summer School (SISS)
Duration: Typically late June - late July
 
This exchange program includes:
  • Courses in IGS, Economics, Business, Development, Global Marketing, or Climate Change
  • SISS SeoulMate Program!
  • UOS offers a buddy program “SISS SeoulMate” for international students. SISS SeoulMate is the group of UOS Korean students who help international students adjust to life in Korea. SISS SeoulMates live with the international students at the dorm, and participate in most of the programs offered by the SISS with all of the international students.
  • A 4-day field trip to Jeju Island in Korea will give you a better understanding about Korea.
  • To learn about Korea’s past, present and future, you can experience various kinds of activities while visiting meaningful spots in Korea such as 2-day field trip to Jeonju Hanok Village and Demilitarized Zone(DMZ). Activities like learning Taekwondo (Korean martial arts), making Korean traditional masks, learning K-pop dance, or watching a NANTA Show will create unforgettable memories
Program Fee: $900