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Fact Sheet:
Class Standing: 2-Sophomore, 3-Junior, 4-Senior Language of Instruction: English, Korean
Minimum GPA: 2.50 Field of Study: Business Administration, Computer Engineering, Engineering, Hospitality & Tourism Management, Management, Mechanical Engineering
Housing Options: Residence Hall Credit Type: Resident Credit
Program Type: SDSU Exchange SDSU Office: 1-Study Abroad (ISC)
Program Description:
University Profile
Located in Seoul, Sejong University is a private university of approximately 14,000 students founded in 1940 to create a place of learning dedicated to excellence in education and research. Sejong's undergraduate and graduate degree in Hotel and Toursim management are the highest-ranked in Hotel Management in Korea.

Academic Notes
Sejong offers an undergraduate degree in English in the following majors: Public Administration, Business and Accounting, Hospitality and Tourism Management and Engineering.

Students may view the Courses offered in English for Fall 2016.xls and Courses offered in English for Spring 2017.xlsx as a reference. Please note that the exact same courses may not be guaranteed each year. "Year 3" signifies upper division standing.

Language Notes
Korean is not required for students who wish to take courses in English. Enrolling in Korean language classes during the semester is highly encouraged, to aid in the adjustment to daily life in Korea.
Program dates:
The general dates for each semester are:
Fall term (semester 2 in Korea): Late August- mid-December 
Spring term (semester 1 in Korea): Early March - late June
Housing and Meals
*For 2018-19, Sejong has confirmed that living in student housing will have no cost to exchange participants.

Students are assigned on-campus housing at the International Student Dormitory (Gwang Gae To building). View housing photos, facilities, prices, etc. on the website

Insurance Requirement
All SDSU students are required by the Chancellor's office to be enrolled in the CSU Foreign Traveler Insurance Program (CSU FTIP) for their program abroad. The insurance charge will appear on the student's account services billing. Students will receive more detailed instructions regarding insurance before departure. For more information on costs, refer to the website.

Passport and Visa
You must have a valid passport to participate on an exchange program. Your passport must be valid for the duration of the program and for at least 6 months past the program end date to be eligible to receive a student visa. If you hold a passport from a country other than the U.S., be sure to understand what you will need for entry pertaining to your citizenship at the time of participation.

A visa must be obtained to study in Korea. More information about the process is on the Sejong University website as well as the Korean Consulate of Los Angeles website.

For more information about entry and exit requirements for your host country, visit the U.S. Department of State website. 


Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2019 02/20/2019 03/15/2019 TBA TBA