Complete the form to join the Friendship Family Program. International Student Services will be in touch after you've been matched. Learn more about the Friendship Family Program.

Please note: It is not an expectation of the program that the family will provide housing or transportation to the student. 

Questions with an asterisk (*) are required.


Family Application

Do you have any preferences in the student’s gender, religion, country of origin, or anything else?
Please know that the majority of the students interested in the Friendship Family program come from East Asia (China, Japan, South Korea) and South and Southeast Asia (Nepal, Pakistan, Vietnam).
Would you be willing to host more than one student?
Do you have any pets?
How often do you expect to meet with your student?
Have you traveled or lived abroad, or do you have interests in any foreign countries or cultures?

Student Application

Please let us know what gender you identify with.
Would you be open to being matched with an LGBTQ+ family?
In the United States family units are very diverse. We will do our best to match you with your preference, however we encourage you to be open to all kinds of families such as: Married couples with no children, empty-nester parents (that have kids living outside of their house who are college-age or older), single individuals, single parent families with children, etc.
How often do you expect to meet with your family?
To help us make a good match, please share a bit about your family background and the culture of your country.
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