International Housing

International Student Housing Options

Steps to Apply for Housing

  1. Once you have received your U.S. Visa confirmation, you may select your housing preference through the New Student Arrival Form. After you select your housing preference and submit your new student arrival form we will send you the housing information.
  2. Two weeks prior to your arrival, you will receive information about your housing placement and airport pick-up.

SPSCC Apartments

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, and fitness center. 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 most 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. Apply for this program by submitting a Student Homestay Application

Homestay Placement Fee: $550
Homestay Rent: $630