Brandon Y., Korea – Yonsei University (Global Studies)

My parents met at Yonsei and got married that year; I didn’t come back with a spouse or anything but I did meet a ton of amazing people, learned a new language, and became a more complete person through my time abroad, so I guess that’s cool.  ACADEMICS 1. What types of classes did you … More Brandon Y., Korea – Yonsei University (Global Studies)

Samantha M., South Korea – Yonsei University (Sociology)

Take risks, travel with friends, talk to locals, go out of your comfort zone and enjoy this experience all you can because it really is a once in a lifetime opportunity. ACADEMICS What types of classes did you take abroad and how did they compare to UCSB? The classes I took abroad over my summer … More Samantha M., South Korea – Yonsei University (Sociology)

Emma C., South Korea – Yonsei University (Global Studies)

Studying abroad for a year in Seoul was the best decision I’ve ever made! Take me back to all the amazing food, places, and music please… ㅠ.ㅠ ACADEMICS What types of classes did you take abroad and how did they compare to UCSB?  I took a lot of classes focused on South Korea (and North … More Emma C., South Korea – Yonsei University (Global Studies)

Chris M., Korea – Yonsei University (Economics)

ACADEMICS What types of classes did you take abroad and how did they compare to UCSB? I took all Economics courses while I was abroad. The difficulty level is the same as in UCSB, regarding the subject matter and the varying difficulty of the professors. The classes I took had a curve making it easier … More Chris M., Korea – Yonsei University (Economics)

Sabrina B., South Korea – Yonsei International Summer School (English)

If someone were to ask me what my greatest experience in college was, I would not think twice to respond, “It was my summer in South Korea.” ACADEMICS    1. What types of classes did you take abroad and how did they compare to UCSB? I was able to take all classes related to my … More Sabrina B., South Korea – Yonsei International Summer School (English)

Elke T., Korea – Yonsei University (Political Science)

Don’t let being alone stop you from doing what you want to do. ACADEMICS What types of classes did you take abroad and how did they compare to UCSB? I took 21 units abroad, and those classes consisted of law courses, political science courses, and a Korean language intensive course. In comparison to UCSB, I … More Elke T., Korea – Yonsei University (Political Science)

Anastasia P., South Korea – Yonsei University (Communication)

ACADEMICS What types of classes did you take abroad and how did they compare to UCSB? I took 5 total classes. Many of them were applicable to my major and interests. I took Marketing, International Business Communication, Media Communication in Korea, New Media and Digital Storytelling, and Korean 1. Classes in Korea in general could … More Anastasia P., South Korea – Yonsei University (Communication)

Kirsten S., Korea- Yonsei University (Linguistics)

I learned more in and out of the classroom abroad than I could have imagined out of study abroad. ACADEMICS 1. What types of classes did you take abroad and how did they compare to UCSB? I took mostly humanities classes that interested me and language classes, along with a couple of classes offered through … More Kirsten S., Korea- Yonsei University (Linguistics)

Jin Kim, South Korea, International Summer School, Yonsei Univ. (Communication)

What was your biggest fear about studying abroad that turned out to be no big deal?  My biggest fear was that I did not know anyone when going to study abroad. I was afraid that I would not make new friends. However, I turned out to be wrong because I made so many friends, especially … More Jin Kim, South Korea, International Summer School, Yonsei Univ. (Communication)