Jan 8. Dr. Yoon Duck-Sun, the Chairman of the Il-Song Education Foundation, founds Hallym University.
Mar 1. Dr. Kim Taek-Il begins his service as first President.
A total of 228 students are enrolled in four departments: English, Social Work, Biology, and Medicine.
Apr 1. The Schools of Humanities, Social Sciences, Natural Sciences, and Medicine plus the Liberal Education Department are established.
Dec 10. Chuncheon Sacred Heart Hospital, one of five hospitals affiliated with the University, opens.
Mar 1. Dr. Hyun Seung-Jong installed as second President.
Nov 9. Graduate Programs for the Master's degree are accredited.
Nov 10. University reorganization authorized (College of Humanities, College of Social Sciences, College of Natural Sciences, College of Medicine. 4 colleges, 2 divisions).
Mar 1. Start of full-scale operations at Hallym University. Inauguration of 1st President, Hyun Seung-Jong, Ph.D.
Nov 6. Establishment of a Ph.D program is authorized.
Nov 21. Inauguration of 2nd President, Yoon Dae-Won, Ph.D.
Mar 1. Establishment of Hallym Academy of Sciences.
Dec 2. Inauguration of 2nd President, Chung Bum-Mo, Ph.D.
Oct 21. Establishment of the Graduate School of Business authorized.
June 1. Establishment of the Foreign Language Education Center.
Dec 20. Establishment of the Center for Social Education.
Mar 1. Inauguration of 3rd President, Lee Sang-Joo, Ph.D.
Dec 7. Inauguration of 4th President, Han Dal-Sun, Ph.D.
May 5. Opening of the Ilsong Arts Hall.
July 26. Establishment of the Graduate School of Public Health.
Feb 16. Establishment of the Industry-University Cooperation Center
Feb 1. Inauguration of 5th President, Lee Sang-Woo, Ph.D.
Mar 1. Establishment of the Center for Teaching & Learning.
Sep 24. Hallym University is honored as a "Top 10" university in Korea by Joong-Ang Daily Newspaper.
Dec 04. Hallym University proclaims University Identification.
May 12. The main entrance is completed.
July 1. Hallym International School is established.
Sep 8. Hallym International Dormitory is opened.
March 9. Education Center for Aging Society is opened.
Aug 30. Tae-gye building is opened.
March 15. Il-song Memorial library is opened.
Feb 1. Inauguration of 6th President, Kim Choongsoo, Ph.D.
Apr 8. Inauguration of 7th President, Lee Youngsun, Ph.D.
March 14. Inauguration of 8th President, Ro Kunil, Ph.D.