Facilities

 

While in Beijing, students will be housed and classes will take place at the Pentahotel, which will be available for student arrival beginning Wednesday, May 21.  The hotel is well-situated and surrounded by ample dining, shopping, and cultural opportunities.  Free wireless internet is available in all rooms and the hotel lobby.  Daily breakfast is included with the program.  Five lunches are also included in the cost of the program.  Dinners and other lunches are the responsibility of the student.  There are many reasonable dining options close the hotel and a modest food budget of $10-$15 per day is sufficient.  

 

Contact information for the Pentahotel Beijing:

 

3-18 Chongwenmenwai Street

Dongcheng District

Beijing 100062 China

Tel: +86 10 67081188

http://www.pentahotels.com/en/hotels/pekph-beijing/hotelinformation/

 

In Seoul, the program will be held on the campus of Sookmyung University.  Lodging will be provided in the Sookindang facility which is a self-contained upscale dormitory.  Sookindang is similar to a large apartment with five bedrooms (shared by students of the same gender), a full kitchen, living and dining areas, computer room, laundry facilities, and a large balcony overlooking downtown Seoul.  Wireless internet is available in the apartment.  Sookmyung University is located in the heart of Seoul in an eclectic university neighborhood boasting many options for dining, shopping, and entertainment.  Students are responsible for all meals while in Seoul.  Meals may be prepared in the apartment, and there are many reasonable dining options in close proximity.  A modest budget of $10-$20 per day is sufficient.  Students must check out of the apartment by Saturday, June 14.  

 

Contact information for Sookmyung University:

 

Office of International Affairs

Administration Building, #503

Hyochang won Road 52,

Yongsan-gu, Seoul 140-742, Korea

+82 2 710 9352

http://e.sookmyung.ac.kr/index.jsp