Even though over 100,000 new rooms were added last year, hotel rates are expected to rise by a minimum of 4.0%, and they are also charging fees on amenities that were often gratis in the past.
In addition, hotels are offering shorter lead times on booking commitments, forcing planners to sign contracts earlier than in past years.
Our Accommodation Officer will keep in close contact with you regarding availability of students, and we’ll do our best to accommodate any special requests.
Hosting students can be a new experience to many families and our Accommodation Officers are always ready to support you.
Host international students and become the family our host students dream of by offering a warm and secure way for the host students to immerse themselves in the daily life in their new country.
We want every host student and every family hosting foreign students to be fully satisfied with their homestay arrangement, and we work hard to find the perfect match for both student and host.
We ask that our families hosting students with us provide each student with: EF staff will be with you every step of the way when hosting students: helping you select the host student that best fits your family; guiding you through your student’s transition to their new country; introducing you to other families in your community; and organizing optional fun excursions.
Planners need to find ways to create a meaningful experience to ensure that attendees walk away with an impactful memory.
Hosting College Deans or the Associate Provost for International Initiatives will coordinate arrangements for visits involving the President and Provost of the University.
The Office of International Initiatives will support and assist colleges and departments as requested with other international visitors (see Guidelines for Hosting International Visitors).
These extraordinary young people from countries all over the world receive a highly competitive, merit-based scholarship from the U. Department of State to attend local high schools and live with families in urban, rural, and suburban communities in all 50 states.
These exchange students participate in the Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange (CBYX), Future Leaders Exchange (FLEX), and Youth Exchange and Study (YES) Programs.