International Studies Abroad ®est. 1987


Culture Corner

The ISA Seoul Office

The ISA office is located on the 11th floor of the K-tower building, right next to Wangsimni (Wangsipri) Station, which is home to 5 different subway lines and is a new hub for the city of Seoul. All ISA students can visit the staff to talk about their cultural experiences, obtain language tutoring, and receive assistance with all aspects of daily life in Seoul. Students who wish to travel during the program will also be able to get advice from the ISA staff.

Korea University

Korea University is located in Seongbuk-gu district, northeast of the Seoul city center. It has two metro stops around the campus on Seoul Subway Line 6.

Konkuk University

Konkuk University is conveniently located in the southeastern region of Seoul and has its own metro stop for easy access to any other part of the city. The campus is covered in trees, has a beautiful lake, and is enjoyable to walk through. The university owns its own mall and hospital, and with several student restaurants on campus, students will find they have immediate access to most of their needs.

View Konkuk University and Korea University on a map

ISA Housing

All participants will be staying in either ISA apartments (starting 2015 Fall) or university dorms at the host university. Independent Housing is also an available option.

To find out more about housing assignments, please visit the "Housing" section of the Seoul page.