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  • Locations: Seoul, South Korea
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: Tarleton applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2019 06/14/2019 06/21/2019 TBA TBA
Fact Sheet:
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Program Type: Tarleton Reciprocal Exchange Academic Area: Architecture, Art History, Asian Studies, Biology, Business Administration, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Communication, Computer Science, Creative Writing, Criminology, Economics, Education, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, English, Environmental Science, History, Interdisciplinary Design, International Studies, Journalism, Law, Literature, Marketing, Mass Communications, Mathematics, Medical Lab Sciences, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Public Administration, Religion Studies, Sociology, Theater/Drama
Language Requirement: No Language of Instruction: English, Korean
Minimum GPA: 2.5 Classification: 2. Sophomore, 3. Junior, 4. Senior
Reciprocal Exchange Programs: University Wide Exchange
Program Description:

Dongguk University

Dongguk University
Overview
The foundational spirit of Dongguk University is summed up in three educational goals : to build up one's character based on the Buddhist virtues ; to make the nation, mankind, and nature full of wisdom and benevolence ; and to realize the ideal society in which people can trust and respect each other.Graduate and undergraduate students alike are exposed to the latest theories and practical training in every area of university study. Dongguk consistently ranks among Korea's top universities.
Calendar

Fall Semester: August - December
Spring Semester: March - June

Courses
English Courses available. 
Korean Language Courses available
Housing
On campus housing limited. Single, double, triple and quadruple rooms available. Amenities depend on type of housing.
 On-campus Residence 
 Twincity Namsan Residence    
 Student Life
 Campus Map  
 (Office of International Affairs: #31, Namsan Residence: #33)
Estimated Costs

Housing: $1300 - $1800 USD
Food: 300 USD per month
Airfare: 1200 - 1800 USD
Visa: 50 USD
Health Insurance: 1.29 USD per day
Local Transportation: 35 USD
International Student Fee: 88 USD
Books: 130 USD

Items to Carry

Students should apply for VISA (D-2) after receiving the 
Confirmation of Visa Issuance from Dongguk University
       To apply for a visa (D-2), you will need the following items:

  1.          1. Completed visa application form

  2.          2. Valid passport

  3.          3. Confirmation of visa issuance 

  4.          4. Two passport-size photographs (3.5cm x 4.5 cm)

  5.          5. Visa processing fee

  6.          6. Bank Statement (Or scholarship certificate)

  7.          7  Students are advised to contact Korean embassy in their home country for more detailed information

Support Services
Student Buddy Program
Airport Pickup
Helpful Links

Exchange Program 
English Taught Courses

Passports
If you are considering applying to a study abroad program and you do not have a valid passport, or your passport will expire within six months past your program end date, please take steps to obtain or renew your passport immediately. Passports can take longer than expected to process, and you may need your passport to apply for visas "If Applicable" well before your program begins. For more information about obtaining and renewing passports visit the U.S. Passports & International Travel.
Scholarships

International Education Scholarship

Financial Aid

Financial Aid at Tarleton

Contacts