Archive for June, 2015

By on June 25th, 2015

The Benefits of Hosting Exchange Students

How involved are you in the academic world or business world in your area? For instance, a great many people living and working in the San Francisco area have no idea of the long list of universities, schools, and firms offering international internships are all around them. They don’t know that many foreign exchange students arrive in the hopes of increasing their knowledge but of also experiencing American culture. And because a lot of people don’t realize this, they lose…

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By on June 14th, 2015

Welcome a UC Berkeley International Student into Your Home

The University of California, Berkeley offers an international education and exchange program for foreign exchange students from all around the world. If you’re thinking of becoming a host family, you might think it’s a difficult process but when you work with USH, we can help you through each step. Hosting an exchange student from UC Berkeley is a one-of-a-kind experience and it’s something your family will always remember. When Does Enrollment Begin? If you are considering becoming a host family,…

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By on June 9th, 2015

International Student Housing Rules

The safety and well-being of a foreign exchange student and the host family are of the utmost priority during a homestay. Through working with a foreign exchange student program, families can be prepared for what to expect, but there are always a few unknowns which should be anticipated. International student housing rules should be understood by the student, as well as the family. References Required As part of the international student housing rules, a host family must fill out and…

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