Please fill out the form below so we can best match a student to your family. The more information you provide the easier it will be to find a match for you. Once matched you will be provided student information including contact info so that you may communicate with them prior to the experience. Please note matches will not be released until all exchange students have been placed with a family.
Please note families are expected to provide a room, meals, laundry, and local transportation to events as indicated on itinerary. The students are all native Spanish speakers, however one of their major goals is to improve their English with their host families.
The summer exchange is for two weeks and will have the same format as the winter exchange with students experiencing the best Costa Rica has to offer. In addition to cultural activities, students will zipline, travel to a beach island, visit a volcano and hot springs, explore the capital city of San José, and see how coffee is made.
Cost for the summer exchange is $1,800/student and includes round trip airfare.Dates are to be determined, but will be for two weeks between June 1st and July 31st.
More details will be available at host family meeting in late Oct. / early Nov. Please note you are not required to participate in summer exchange if you host in the winter. Likewise, students may participate in summer exchange without hosting during the winter exchange.