Since 1924, International House has invited individuals from across the globe to live, learn and grow together in a supportive student housing environment. Our Programs connect our Residents to a lifelong network and prepare them to become the next generation of globally-minded leaders.
The I-House Admissions Process is competitive and designed to ensure the most rewarding I-House experience for Residents.
Frequently Asked Questions
Yes, International House offers financial aid to Residents during the academic year. Please see our Financial Aid Opportunities for details.
Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic International House is not open to short-term accommodations at this time.
Normally, I-House offers two kinds of guest accommodations.
Guest Rooms/Suites: Six rooms/suites in the I-House North building are made available to Alumni returning for a visit. Rates start at approximately $170/night. Reservations can be made by contacting Guest Services directly at (212) 316-8454.
Student Rooms (Singles) in both I-House buildings are available during the summer and during the winter break between semesters. Daily rates are $110/night. Reservations can be made by contacting the Admissions Office at (212)316-8436 no more than 10 days prior to desired arrival date. Applicants must meet eligibility criteria to reserve a room.
Resident members are allowed one overnight guest at a time in their room for a maximum of 6 nights in a 30-night period. Please see the full Guest Policy for details. Guests must submit photo ID when they enter the building. Mattresses and cots are available for rental at $20/night and $25/night respectively. Additional fees may apply.