Wonju is a relatively small town 90 minutes to the east of Seoul and the site of three major battles of the Korean War. The beautiful Chiaksan National Park is nearby, and Wonju is a major vacation resort area famous for hiking, skiing, kayaking and other outdoor activities.
Yonsei University’s Wonju campus houses the Global Village Program. Students participate in team meetings and mutual mentoring sessions and live with a small group of Korean students. Students must be willing to interact with their Korean peers and to learn basic Korean language while at Wonju. In return, students will receive a stipend of ₩3,000,000 per semester and dormitory fees are waived.
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Residence halls with Korean roommates
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Partner Website: Global Village Program