VERY GOOD August 13, 2016

By (Music/French, Trinity University) - abroad from 06/22/2016 to 07/27/2016 with

Ewha Womans University: Seoul - International Co-ed Summer College

What did you gain/learn from your experience abroad? Was it worthwhile?
i learned the local culture, and yes

Personal Information

How much international exposure did you have prior to this program? 0-2 weeks

Review Your Program

* Overall educational experience

Academic rigor, intensity, resources, etc.

i learned a lot and had lots of fun and got to really experience the local culture of Korea

* Host Country Program Administration

On-site administration of your program

good

* Housing:

How satisfied were you with your living arrangements?

the facilities are good and the placement of roommates is really well done.

* Food:

there are lots of food options outside the campus

* Social & Cultural Integration:

How integrated did you feel with the local culture?

good

* Health Care:

How well were health issues addressed during the program?

* Safety:

If you could do it all over again would you choose the same program? Yes

Finances

* Money: How easily were you able to live on a student's budget?

(1 = not very easy/$200+ on food & personal expenses/week, 2.5 = $100/week, 5 = very easily/minimal cost)

Language

* Did your program have a foreign language component? Yes
How much did the program encourage you to use the language?

0 = No encouragement, 5 = frequent encouragement to use the language

How would you rate your language skills at the beginning of the program? Beginner
How would you rate your language skills at the end of the program? Advanced
What was the highest level language course you had completed prior to departure? none
How many hours per day did you use the language?

Direct Enrollment/Exchange

* Did you study abroad through an exchange program or did you directly enroll in the foreign university? Exchange

Other Program Information

* Where did you live?

Select all that apply

  • Dorm
* Who did you live with?

Select all that apply

  • International Students
* Who did you take classes with?

Select all that apply

  • Local Students
  • International Students

A Look Back

* What did you like most about the program?
  • people
  • food
  • culture
* What could be improved?
  • none
  • none
  • none
* What do you know now that you wish you knew before going on this program? none