Host a New Student for One Weekend or One Week
Are you interested in learning about other cultures and making friends from around the world? Do you love welcoming visitors to the Seattle area? Be a FIUTS Homestay Host!
FIUTS needs hundreds of volunteers this summer and fall for weekend and week-long homestays for international students from around the world. Hosting is a great way to welcome someone as they embark on an international adventure!
Visit www.fiuts.org/homestay or contact firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more.
Submit an Orientation Session Proposal
Do you have information about a part of our campus or community that you'd like to share with incoming international students? If so, you are invited to join FIUTS in welcoming over 2,000 new international students to the University of Washington as an information session presenter this September!
FIUTS International Student Orientation is a 10-day program for international undergraduate, graduate, and exchange students and scholars beginning their studies at the UW. To submit a session proposal, complete a short online form by July 13, 2015.
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