MK Cultural Immersion Program

Experience the heart of Korea with the Mason Korea Cultural Immersion Program, provided by Mason Korea University Life. Join us for curated excursions, immersive experiences, and hands-on learning as we explore Korean culture, history, and society. Participants will have the opportunity to come together in small groups, fostering camaraderie and cultural exchange.

Choose and join free cultural excursions taking place in Incheon, Seoul, and other cities in the country. These experiences, offered by Budify, are fully covered by Mason Korea University Life. Make lifelong memories and gain a deeper understanding of this dynamic country. Join us for an unforgettable journey of cultural discovery!


Examples of Cultural Excursions

Browse more events on Budify* website.

* Budify is an experience platform start-up company that collects, manages, and provides Korean experience programs and courses to foreigners in Korea. The company is supported by the Ministry of Startups and SMEs, South Korea.


How Can I Sign Up?

  1. Create your account with Budify using your Mason email address.
  2. Browse and choose an experience for which you would like to sign up
  3. Complete sign-up form linked below via Mason 360 (log-in required)
  4. A notification will be sent to your Mason email. Credits will be added to your Budify account to be used to sign up for the experience.
  5. Follow instructions from your host.
  6. After completing the excursion, submit a short report form and tell us about your experience.


Program Guidelines

  • Participants must review and comply with the guidelines and rules set by event hosts and Budify.
  • Participants will be responsible for covering non-program fees such as transportation, food, and other personal expenses.
  • Participants must submit an experience report to MKUL within 10 days after completing the excursion.
  • Generally, only one excursion per student is allowed. If you wish to appeal, please get in touch with Wonseok Park for further assistance.
  • Sign-up requests will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.