The International Hospitality Committee (IHC) International Friends is a cooperative effort between the
Office of International Student and Scholar Services and volunteers in the local community. Our goal is
to connect international students/faculty/staff and local people for mutual friendship, support and cultural exchange.
Matches are made based on the information you provide in the form below.
Nancy McGlathery at: firstname.lastname@example.org, Lauren Karplus at: LKarpl2@illinois.edu, or chambanaIHC@gmail.com
THE INTERNATIONAL FRIENDS PROGRAM IS COMPLETELY VOLUNTARY AND IS BASED UPON MUTUAL TRUST BETWEEN THE HOST FAMILY AND THE STUDNET. WHILE CARE IS TAKEN TO MATCH A STUDENT WITH A FAMILY OR SIMILAR TASTES AND INTERESTS, THE UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS AT URBANA-CHAMPAIGN DOES NOT TAKE RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY INCIDENT(S) ARISING FROM THE RELATIONSHIP.
Please inform us if your assignment is not working out so that a more suitable match can be made.