Do you have questions? Well, we have answers to some of the most frequently asked questions. Do you have an additional question? Please contact us to speak directly with a member of the STS Foundation team who can help you get the answers you need.

About the host families

What are the rewards of hosting?

Are Host Families paid to host?

How do you match students to Host Families?

What is the length of stay?

What kinds of families are acceptable?

What does hosting mean?

About the responsibilities

What is expected of the exchange student?

Are we supposed to show them America?

What about spending money?

What happens if the student is ill or in an accident?

What is the host family responsible for?