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.
*Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic guests are not allowed at this time.
Normally, 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.