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EAT! is a free program that provides international students and scholars a chance to enjoy American food and culture with a local family.

Students/Scholars attend the dinner in small groups (2-4 people). Your EAT! host will contact you a few days before the date to notify you of the time of your dinner and to arrange transportation and other details.

When: A chosen evening. Exact dates are included on the sign up forms.

Where: An American Host Family Home

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ISSS offers EAT several times a year. If you are interested in hosting for EAT and would like to be notified when the next application becomes available, please email

Please note: All hosts must complete and pass a background check before students and scholars can be placed with them.

If you have any questions, please contact