1. What is the Residential College (RC)?
The Residential College is one of the most privileged forms of education program to foster leaders with creative capacities and servant leadership by transforming the Residence Hall into an environment where learning and living converge.
A. Realization of Yonsei Education Model
B. Convergence of Learning and Living
C. Cultural Community
Culture and arts programs (music, arts, and sports), and community service
Catalyst for rich knowledge in humanities and creative sensibilities
Furthering knowledge about liberal arts and inciting artistic sensitivities
D. Student-led Activities
E. Global Leadership Education
Understanding and respecting diverse backgrounds and cultural differences
Learning the importance of communication and cooperation, and global leadership
F. New Education Paradigm
Prestigious education model proposed by Yonsei University for Korea’s collegiate education
The best universities such as Harvard, Yale, and Princeton in the US and Oxford in the UK also have residential colleges
2. RC Goals and Objectives
Four conditions for becoming a world-class university: world-renowned faculty, stable financial support, exceptional quality of students, and the Residential College (RC) program.
The RC program is a prestigious education model to realize whole-person education, global education, and creative education through integrating learning and living, The program also aims at achieving the 5C’s: Communication, Creativity, Convergence, Cultural Diversity, and Christian Leadership.