- Fall Semester: early September through mid-December
- Spring Semester: early March through mid-June
- Academic Year: early September through mid-June
Exchange participants are required to take a full-time course load (at least 12 Temple credits) while abroad and will earn transfer credit.
- American Studies
- Asian Studies
- English Literature
- International Business
- Korean Language
- Political Science
- Science (biology, chemistry, physics electives)
Students proficient in Korean will have additional course options.
Language of instruction
Sogang University is in Shinchon, the heart of Seoul. All major attractions can be easily reached by bus or subway with 3 subway stations within a 5-minute walking distance of campus. Shinchon is a vibrant and energetic community with lots of options for students to experience the local culture.
Students may choose to live in university-arranged housing or find independent housing.
|Room Types||double room (singles are not available)|
4 months: KRW 1,515,000
6 months: KRW 2,266,000
|Facilities||cafeteria, laundry room, prayer room, gym, and others.|
|Items Included||Single bed, wardrobe, desk, bathroom with a shower, telephone, air conditioner, internet access|
|Meals||Plan A (60% of all meals): KRW 503,100 (4 months), KRW 756,600 (6 months)
Plan B (85% of all meals): KRW 640,500 (4 months), KRW 962,500 (4 months)
Students pay Temple tuition and fees directly to Temple.
Open to qualified students matriculated at Temple University.
Applying to the program
Application Deadline: March 1 for the fall semester/academic year and spring priority; September 1 for the spring semester
Students applying for a Korean exchange should apply only to their first choice university. In the event that you are not selected for your first choice, you will be contacted about deferring to your second choice university. You do not need to complete two applications.