International Student Housing Options
Steps to Apply for Housing
- Once you have received your U.S. Visa confirmation, you may select your housing preference through the new student arrival form. We will send you a housing application.
- Complete the housing application and return it to us.
- Three weeks prior to your arrival, you will receive information about your housing placement and airport pick-up.
Only minutes from campus, students can enjoy high quality facilities in a convenient and safe location at Capitol Heights Apartments. Their large floor plans offer a full-size washer and dryer, wood-burning fireplace, and large patio. They also have a pool, spa, fitness center, and a tanning salon. Apartments are walking distance from SPSCC. There is a minimum 6-month lease required and apartments are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Please contact ISS to learn about availability.
SPSCC Homestay Program
Homestay is a great way to experience American culture. Our diverse hosts consist of females, males, couples with children, single parents with children, retired persons, and persons who practice religion. Your host will include you in activities, encourage you to practice English, and provide you with a private room and some meals.
To ensure that you benefit from your experience, our office will assist you if you have problems with differences in lifestyles, culture shock, homesickness, or personal needs. Host families are on a convenient bus line to SPSCC. All SPSCC students are provided free bus transportation using their student identification card.
Homestays are available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Homestay Placement Fee: $550
Homestay Rent: $630