Harrisburg, PA, U.S.A.
International House is a quaint student residence located in the heart of the capital of Pennsylvania. I-House Harrisburg residents are students attending area universities and colleges, interns, scholars, trainees and international students participating in the Summer Work/Travel program. Since it opened in 2002, I-House Harrisburg has been home to students from 80 countries. Its home-like atmosphere promotes international understanding and provides vast opportunities to explore and experience life in the U.S. and make friends from around the globe.
I-House offers short-term and long-term accommodations in single, double and multi-bed units that are fully furnished and each containing a kitchenette and a bathroom. Each of its buildings offers full kitchens and lounges for students’ use and community events.
I-House offers 24 hours a day support and many educational, cultural and social programs. Some programs and events are designed for the residents only such as monthly dinners and life skills sessions. Other programs are designed for the students and the community and are generally planned in collaboration with academic institutions, businesses and the community. These programs include “Discover the World”, a series about world cultures; world dance and music; English as a second language classes and other programs.