Notice (SAY)

  • [Spring 2022] End of Semester and Mandatory Departure from Korea for D-2 ARC Holders

    2022.06.17 정수현 462
  • Dear Spring 2022 exchange and visiting students,


    Warm greetings from Yonsei OIA,
    Congratulations on completing your Spring 2022 SAY Program and happy end of the semester!
    1. Mandatory Departure from Korea (not subject to those who are enrolled up to Fall 2022 semester)
    Mandatory departure from Korea is subject to international students (1) without Korean nationality and/or (2) who entered Korea with D-2 visa. If you do not have a D-2 ARC or are already abroad, then you can disregard the following.
    1) International students who possess D-2 ARC MUST leave Korea within 30 days from the last day of Spring 2022 semester (2022. 6. 21.) In accordance with the Korean Immigration Policy, D-2 ARC is invalidated on the last day of the semester REGARDLESS of the actual duration of stay printed (ex. 2022. 7. 21., 2022. 9. 30.) on the backside of your Alien Registration Card.
    2) Alien Registration Card MUST be returned to the airport on the day of your permanent departure.
    3) You may be regarded as an illegal immigrant if you do not depart in time, thus please be aware.
    For more information, please contact the Korean Immigration Contact Center (dial 1345).
    2. Departure Process regarding COVID-19
    Please refer to the following links provided by Incheon International Airport regarding the most updated departure process and COVID-19 test prior to boarding the plane:
    Our office would like to thank you for participating in our Yonsei Spring 2022 SAY Program.
    We wish you a safe and pleasant trip back home!