IHC International Friends Program - Student/Scholar

IHC International Friends Program - Student/Scholar

International Friends Student/Scholar Application

The International Hospitality Committee (IHC) International Friends is a cooperative effort between International Student and Scholar Services and volunteers in the local community. Our goal is to connect international students/faculty/staff and local people for mutual friendship, support, and cultural exchange. Matches are made based on the information you provide in the form below.

 

 

 

 

 

 

required8. Gender:

required8. Gender:

required9. Marital Status:

required9. Marital Status:

 

 

required12. Is this your first time in the USA?

required12. Is this your first time in the USA?

required15. Do you have a spouse, significant other, or children in the US? If yes, please list their names, ages, and relationship to you.

required15. Do you have a spouse, significant other, or children in the US? If yes, please list their names, ages, and relationship to you.

required16. Do you have other relatives in the US?

required16. Do you have other relatives in the US?

required18. Do you have a spouse, significant other, or children outside of the US?

required18. Do you have a spouse, significant other, or children outside of the US?

required20. Please mark 4-5 activities that best represent your hobbies, skills, and interests:

required20. Please mark 4-5 activities that best represent your hobbies, skills, and interests:

required22. Would you prefer a family:

required22. Would you prefer a family:

required23. Are you open to being matched with a "non-traditional" family or household?

required23. Are you open to being matched with a "non-traditional" family or household?

 

required25. How much time do you anticipate spending with your IHC International Friends match?

required25. How much time do you anticipate spending with your IHC International Friends match?

required26. Do you smoke?

required26. Do you smoke?

required27. Do you have a car?

required27. Do you have a car?

28. Please choose YOUR preferred format in participating in the International Friends Program:

28. Please choose YOUR preferred format in participating in the International Friends Program:

For more information, contact:

Nancy McGlathery at: nmcglath@gmail.com, Nick Dunn at: nickdunn@illinois.edu, or chambanaIHC@gmail.com.

*THE INTERNATIONAL FRIENDS PROGRAM IS COMPLETELY VOLUNTARY, ON BOTH SIDES, AND IS BASED UPON MUTUAL TRUST BETWEEN THE HOST FAMILY AND THE STUDENT. WHILE CARE IS TAKEN TO MATCH A STUDENT WITH A FAMILY THAT HAS SIMILAR TASTES AND INTERESTS, THE UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS AT URBANA-CHAMPAIGN DOES NOT TAKE RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY INCIDENT(S) ARISING FROM THE RELATIONSHIP. PLEASE INFORM US IF YOUR ASSIGNMENT IS NOT WORKING OUT SO THAT A MORE SUITABLE MATCH CAN BE MADE.