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  • Locations: All, South Korea; Daegu, South Korea
  • Program Terms: Fall, Summer
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2018 04/30/2018
Rolling Admission 07/16/2018 08/03/2018

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Program Description:

Korean Studies and Culture


This program gives students the unique opportunity to learn Korean Language at every ability level and engage in the culture of South Korea, all while being partnered with a Korean 'buddy' for the duration of the three-week program. The program will be held at Keimyung University in Daegu, South Korea and will be led by Dr. Ellie Lee from the Office of International Programs. In this program, students will receive 33 hours of Korean Language class, 8 hours of Korean Culture lectures, 16 hours of Cultural Tours in Daegu, two cultural field trips outside of Daegu, and more!


All students are welcome to apply for this program who meet a 2.25 minimum institutional grade point average and have no pending judicial sanctions.


  • 15 July  2018: Travel to South Korea
  • 17 July 2018: Start date on locationGyeongju
  • 03 August 2018: End Date on location
  • 04 August 2018: Travel to United States


Please see the 2018 Korean Studies and Culture Estimated Student Budget.pdf.

Payment and Withdrawal Deadlines:

  • TBD
Students suspended or dismissed from the program for disciplinary or academic reasons after the start of the program are not eligible for any
refund of fees.

KMU Trail

Students will receive credit for INTL 3930 - Korean Studies and Culture (3 credit hours)


Students will stay with in university housing at Keimyung University in Daegu, South Korea.


Excursions may include:

  • Cultural and Food tours of Daegu
  • Tour of Gyeongju or Busan
  • DMZ Tour
  • Daegu Night Market Tour


If you do not have a PASSPORT: Please check for the nearest local passport office and forms. Auburn Abroad recommends that you apply for a passport as soon as possible. If you already have a passport: Please check the expiration date. Passports should be valid for at least 6 months following your scheduled time abroad.



  • Visas are not required for US citizens.


  • Contact Ellie Lee ( for more information.

This program is currently not accepting applications.