J-1 Inbound Direct Placement

Students have been studying abroad through student exchange programs for more than 65 years. Since then, many families have remained in contact with their host families and now are hosting their children. Is this you? Do you have a family in the United States ready to host you? Let us help you build the bridge to the next generation. This program is available for students between the ages of 15 through 18 and have not completed their high school education in their home country.

Already have a family and ready to come? Start the process here.

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

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SAI relies on local contacts across the United States for placement, supervision and direct contact with all of our students, host families and schools.

Our Representatives

Our Student American International representatives provide ongoing support for SAI students and their host families, and as such, are key to the SAI support network.

Terri Nebraska Experience: 25+ years There is no one that has more knowledge of the exchange programs, students feelings and host parent relations.
Jill South Carolina Experience: 3 Years Jill is a new rep with SAI but she has hosted previously so has hands on experience about hosting.

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Our Students

Meet our students and decide if you'll be the loving host family to bring the world closer together for an exchange student.

Yadel Germany Gender: Female Program Duration: Academic Year Religion: N/A Interests/Activities: Dancing; Attending concerts; Traveling; Fitness Training; Basketball

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