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Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Academic Level: Undergraduate Type of Program: Internal
Housing Option(s): Must Arrange Own Housing New School College Eligible:: Eugene Lang College of Liberal Arts (Lang), Parsons School of Design
Eligible Class Years: Undergraduate - First Year Click here for a definition of this term Eligible Majors: All majors may apply
Credit Award Type: New School Credit Language of Instruction: English, Korean, Other Language Requirements Possible
Program Description:
New School students approved for the Global Offsite Semester in South Korea will study at either Hongik University or Yonsei University for a unique hybrid program in Fall 2020. Students who participate in this program will take required courses with the New York City campus online and one on-site course at either Hongik University (located in Seoul, South Korea) or Yonsei University (located in Incheon, South Korea) for elective credit. 

Undergraduate first-year students from Parsons and Lang and graduate first-year students from select Parsons programs can take part in the program at Hongik University. Eligible Parsons graduate programs include: M.Arch., MFA Design and Technology, MFA Industrial Design, MFA Interior Design, MFA Lighting Design, MPS Communication Design, and MS Data Visualization.

Undergraduate first-year students from Parsons and Lang can take part in the program at Yonsei University.

To be eligible for the Global Offsite Semester in South Korea, students must have citizenship, residency, or other status permitting them to study in South Korea. Candidates must be physically located in Seoul or Incheon or able to travel there for the full period of in-person instruction in Fall 2020. Hongik University’s fall semester is from September 1, 2020 to December 18, 2020. Yonsei University’s fall semester is from September 1, 2020 to December 21, 2020. 

Please note that restrictions on international travel are currently in place around the world. Students should consult their local consulate and transportation companies for updates.

Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2020 07/15/2020 ** Rolling Admission 09/01/2020 12/21/2020

** Indicates rolling admission application process.