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Anyang University, South Korea

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Program Dates                                                                Application Due Date:

    • Academic Year: September – June                     April 1
    • Fall: September – December                              April 1
    • Spring: March – June                                       October 5

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Application   Please type, and bring application to WU 145 or email to 

Budget - Approximately $5,00-7,000/semester

Program Organization

  • IPFW Exchange Program
  • 2-5 IPFW students/semester
  • take courses with Americans, International students, and Korean students

Academic Programanyang

  • Courses taken with other international students on Anyang University Campus
  • Some classes taken with other Korean students

Credits: Typically take between 12-15 credits per semester in the following areas:

  •  Anyang University Courses - IPFW Transfer Credit
  • Cross Cultural Communication - COM 303 Intercultural communication
  • Intercultural Competencies - COM 303 Intercultural communication
  • International Presentation and Discussion-COM 32300 Business and Professional Speaking
  • ARI Course 1 Leadership - EALC UND
  • Beginning Korean (Conversation & Reading/Writing)-EALC UND
  • Traditional Korean Culture-EALC UND
  • International Ari-EALC UND
  • Korean Economy Seminar -ECON Korean Economy & Culture
  • Korean Tourism-     HTM UND
  • International Presentation and Discussion-ILCS UND
  • World Regional Studies ILCS-I350
  • Chorus 2- MUS X071
  • Korean Society  - REL Religion & Culture
  • Oriental Brush Painting-VCD P305

Additional Courses Available: Shelby Bates and friends in Korea

  • Politics in Korea
  • Korean Government    
  •  Korean Folklore
  • Hallyu: The Korean Wave         
  • Global Marketing    
  • International Trade  
  •  International Law

Additional Information

Contact Previous Participants: Jacqui Shepherd or Shelby Bates








The housing allows for a lot of chances to see and talk about differences between your cultures that you may not have thought about before. 

Jacqui Shepherd, Fall 2013

Housing Information

  • Shared university apartments, included with housing supplement

Program Eligibility

You may apply if you:

  • are an IPFW student
  • Have at least sophomore status
  • have approximately a 2.75 cumulative GPA
  • No language requirements
  • Students on disciplinary probation during program period are not eligible.

Location Details

  • Close to  the capital city of Seoul
  • Located in Anyang city with many local festivals, restaurants, outdoor markets, sporting events, and nightlife
  • Scenic setting in the foothills of the Suri Mountains


Note: These are the costs for 2014-2015, costs are subject to change

Students are responsible for:

  • IPFW tuition (2014-2015: $3,117.00/ semester)
  • Anyang University Housing Dormitory Fee (600,000 KRW or approximately $570 for the semester)
  • Health Insurance ($35/ month)
  • Around 2/3 of airfare (
  • Textbooks (estimate: $100)
  • Passport ($130)
  • Visa  (~$50)

Anyang University will provide:

  • Airfare assistance to lower the cost for students (600,000 krw around $570 USD)
  • Monthly stipend for food and other expenses (around $1900/semester or $140/week)
  • Airport pick up, bus pass

This [program] will help you in the future, because you can say that you climbed a mountain or successfully told a cab driver how to get back to your dorm in another language.  It is a pretty incredible feeling to be able to get around another country.

- Jacqui Shepherd, Fall 2013


Financial Aid

  • Students pay IPFW tuition for this program and are therefore able to use most of their financial aid package including Federal, State, and IPFW-specific funding. Please  contact the Office of Financial Aid in Kettler 103 at (260)481-6243 for information about your specific program.