ULACIT works with host families in San Jose who have welcomed international students into their homes for years. Each home has been carefully selected by ULACIT program administrators to ensure comfort and safety for international students.

Our Home Stay Program allows our international students to experience authentic Costa Rican culture, while staying in a safe family environment, benefit from the host families support during their stay, establish unique lasting friendships and practice Spanish with native language speakers.

Host families provide independence and a safe environment for our international guest students. Each home has been carefully vetted to ensure comfort, independence, and safety for our international students. Our homestay program provides:

✓ A safe and welcoming host family environment.
✓ All meals included (breakfast, lunch and dinner).
✓ Wi-Fi internet Access
✓ Private room and independence
✓ Use of the kitchen and laundry room.
✓ Access keys to the house.
✓ Access to all common areas
✓ Linens once a week throughout your stay.
✓ Laundry once a week.

All Host Families are located at the most 30 minutes away from campus and downtown San José. Students can choose how long to stay with a host family, stay per month or pay for the complete academic period

Price per month (4-week stay): $760
Price for academic period (16-week stay): $3.040

Our Home Stay Program assures you access to homely comforts and a safe environment in San José, each home has been carefully chosen to guarantee a welcoming and safe stay.

If you want more information simply reply to this email and let us know. We will provide you with information on the families and their homes.

To obtain a homestay application form or to inquire about housing at ULACIT, please contact: [email protected]