INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS 

ADMISSIONS

International students in class setting

Marquette Catholic High School has partnered with The Cambridge Institute of International Education to ensure the best possible international program. The Cambridge Institute’s international student program prepares students for life abroad prior to arriving at Marquette and continues to provide international students with on-going support throughout the school year. International students coming from China must work with The Cambridge Institute to apply to Marquette Catholic.

To submit an application or if you have any questions, please contact our consultants at The Cambridge Institute at Marquette@thecambridgeinstitute.org

HOUSING

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Marquette Catholic is proud to partner with gphomestay for all of our international students’ residential needs. Gphomestay is a residential services 

Gphomestay is recognized as a CSIET-listed organization. and homestay provider that specializes in matching international students with committed, American host families in the Marquette community and providing ongoing, local support to both students and hosts.


HOST FAMILIES

Host familyWant to learn about a different culture and broaden your horizons without leaving your home? Become a host today and welcome a
new member to your family!  

At gphomestay, we know that meaningful cross-cultural relationships foster world harmony across our planet.  That’s why we pair dedicated American host families with international high school students who are enthusiastic about living in and learning about the United States.  All gphomestay hosts welcoming students attending Marquette Catholic High School are compensated with an annual $9,000 stipend.

Know someone else from the Alton area who might  be interested?  Refer them to us and receive a $300  referral bonus when they are approved to host!

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

Marquette Catholic has partnered with The Cambridge Institute of International Education to ensure the best possible international program. The Cambridge Institute’s international student program prepares students for life abroad prior to arriving at Marquette and continues to provide international students with on-going support throughout the school year. International students coming from China must work with The Cambridge Institute to apply to Marquette.  You are welcome to host a student for one or two semesters, but there is also the possibility of choosing to host again the following year. The students typically study in the United States with the intention of graduating from an American high school. Host families receive a monthly stipend to cover any costs that arise with having an extra person in their home.  Host families also have access to ongoing support from a local Residential Coordinator.

CONTACT INFORMATION

Interested in becoming a host? Looking for more information?  Visit www.gphomestay.com, or fill out a Host Inquiry Form at www.gphomestay.com/Application.html.  Contact gphomestay directly (781) 996-0429 info@gphomestay.com

 

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