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Recruitment of Host Families

Associated Kyoto Program (AKP)

AKP is seeking host families to welcome 30 students from 13 prestigious universities in the US.

PeriodSeptember to late April next year
September to December
January to April
TermsA private room and two meals (breakfast and dinner)
Conversation in Japanese is encouraged.
PaymentSubsidy for meals and utilities
ContactAKP Doshisha International Students’ Center
Telephone : +81-75-251-3225
Fax : +81-75-251-3084
E-mail : ji-akp@mail.doshisha.ac.jp

Tubingen University Center for Japanese Language

Tubingen University Center for Japanese Language is seeking host families interested in welcoming students from Tubingen University.
(Kyoto City residents preferred)

PeriodSpring: April to mid-July / Autumn: October to mid-February
TermsA private room and two meals (breakfast and dinner)
Payment60,000 yen per month
ContactTubingen University Center for Japanese Language
Telephone : +81-75-251-3357

Stanford Japan Center

Stanford Japan Center is seeking host families to welcome about 35 students from Stanford University.

PeriodApril to late June
TermsA private room (wider than 4.5 tatami mats) and two meals (breakfast and dinner)
Payment60,000 yen per month
ContactStanford Japan Center
Telephone : +81-75-251-4725
Fax : +81-75-251-4727
E-mail : d-sjc09@mail.doshisha.ac.jp

Kyoto Consortium for Japanese Studies (KCJS)

KCJS is seeking host families interested in welcoming international students for an enjoyable cross-cultural exchange experience.

Period
  1. September to late April next year
  2. September to late December
  3. January to late April
  4. June to mid-July
TermsA private room and two meals (breakfast and dinner)
PaymentSubsidy for meals and utilities
OthersFamilies who live in areas within one hour travel time to Doshisha University Imadegawa Campus.
Each host family to host one student at a time.
ContactKyoto Consortium for Japanese Studies (KCJS)
Telephone : +81-75-251-4990
E-mail : tw2194@columbia.edu

Office of International Students

The Office of International Students is seeking host families for international students visiting to attend a short-term summer program. Being a host family is a wonderful opportunity for your family to experience a different culture and get closer to international students through sharing your life and home.
Families interested in welcoming and supporting students from overseas as a member of the family, please contact the Office of International students.
Recruitment Information
ProgramSummer Programs
*Examples: Harvard Summer School, University of Maryland, Rochester Institute of Technology, etc.
PeriodThe period of homestay will depends on the programs.
Commute TimeFamilies who live within one hour travel distance of Doshisha University campuses.
RoomA private room (wider than 4.5 tatami mats)
  • Either Japanese style room or western style room with the internet environment.
  • Providing a bed or futon-set, desk and air-conditioner.
MealTwo meals (breakfast and dinner)
PaymentDepends on the programs.
OthersEach host family to host one student at a time.

Contact
Those who are interested, please contact International Center, Office of International Students. We will provide you more information and printed materials.

For inquiry, please contact :

International Center, Office of International Students

Karasuma-higashi-iru, Imadegawa-dori, Kamigyo-ku,
Kyoto-shi 602-8580
Telephone : +81-75-251-3257
Fax : +81-75-251-3123
E-mail : ji-ois@mail.doshisha.ac.jp
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