About International House
International House is a vibrant residence and program center of more than 700 graduate students and trainees representing more than 100 countries. It is perhaps the most culturally diverse student community in all of New York City.
An independent, non-profit organization led by a distinguished Board of Trustees, I-House fosters daily interaction among its residents through and array of programs, attractive facilities and residential life designed to foster diversity of thought and experience.
Through leadership training, cultural celebrations, informal social activities and exposure to distinguished leaders such as Nelson Mandela, Madeleine Albright, I-House promotes knowledge and appreciation of diversity and enhances the capacity of its members to effectively communicate and collaborate across cultures.