- Mission Statement
- Yonsei University is dedicated
to educate future leaders of
our society in the spirit of Christianity,
fostering a strong and lasting
the principles of truth and freedom.
“If you hold to my teaching,
you are really my disciples,
then you will know the truth,
and the truth will set you free”
- Yonsei University serves as the "alma mater" (Fostering mother) of all arts and sciences to nurture leaders who will contribute to society in and abroad, ecumenical spirit of Christian teaching epitomized in its motto of “truth and freedom.” Yonseians will inherit mankind’s cultural legacy, and lead academic development by creativity and critical ability. We will also serve our neighbors with an open heart, and contribute to the prosperity of the mankind. With such missions, us Yonseians will demonstrate our leadership to realize Yonsei spirit in the world.