How to apply

Hosting a YFU exchange student is a life-changing experience not only for the student but for your entire family. By opening your home and heart to an overseas student, your family will gain a new global perspective, many memories and—quite possibly—a new family member for life!

If your family is interested in becoming a YFU host family, please contact us via our host family contact form.

Step by step application:

  1. Contct us via our host family contact form and request your host family application form.
  2. Fill in the form and submit your application, including the supporting documents.
  3. The YFU office and / or your closest regional representative will then contact you to set up a visit and selection interview.
  4. If you are positively selected, you will be informed within a week.
  5. Select your new family member and start preparing for his/ her arrival!