Academics

Fall Semester

2022 Fall

  2021 Fall  
Date Activity Reference
August 15, 2022 National Liberation Day  
(To Be Announced)
Course Registration
(Current students)
(To Be Announced)
Course Registration (New Students)
(To Be Announced)
International Students Orientation - mandatory
(New Students)
(To Be Announced)
GSIS Orientation - mandatory
(New Students)
September 1, 2022 Fall Semester begins  
September 1 - 6, 2022 Submission of Application for Thesis Advisor (For 3rd semester students)
(To Be Announced)
Course Changes  
(To Be Announced)
Course Drop  
September 9 - 12, 2022
Chusok Holiday(Korean Thanksgiving Day-No Class)

September 19 - 23, 2022 Announcement of Thesis Advisor Allocation (For 3rd semester students)
September 23, 2022 Thesis Workshop II (Thesis proposal development)  
September 28, 2022 Term 1/4 completed  
October 3, 2022 The National Foundation Day of Korea(No class)  
October 9, 2022
Hangeul(Korean Alphabet) Day(No class)
October 17 - 21, 2022 Submission of Comprehensive Exam Application
 (For 3rd and 4th semester students)
October 20-26, 2022 Midterm Exams  
October 26, 2022 Term 1/2 completed  
November 1 - 4, 2022
Thesis Progress Report (with Thesis Advisor)
(For 4th semester students)
November 14, 2022 Submission of Thesis Defense Draft
(For 4th semester students)
November 18, 2022 Submission of Thesis Proposal
(For 3rd semester students)
November 14 - 18, 2022 Submission of Application for Thesis Defense
(For 4th semester students)
November 23, 2022 Term 3/4 completed  
(To Be Announced)
International Symposium(Tentative)

November 25, 2022 Comprehensive Exam(Tentative)  
Novermber 28 - December 2, 2022 Thesis Defense (For 4th semester students)
December 1, 2022 - January 2, 2023
Course Evaluation Period

December 5 - 9, 2022
Thesis Proposal Defense
 (For 3rd semester students)
December 12 - 16, 2022
Submission of Results of Thesis Defense
 (For 4th semester students)
December 26 - 30, 2022 Submission of Printed Thesis

(To Be Announced)
Final Exams  
(To Be Announced)
Winter Vacation begins  
(To Be Announced)
Submission of Application for Leave of Absence or Study Resumption(Tentative)  
January 20, 2023 GSIS Commencement(Tentative)  

The above schedule is tentative as of June 2022 and is subject to change according to the GSIS schedule. Any change will be announced on the website OR via email.