We are hiring!

Assistant Director position I-House Spring 2023

Apply for the Assistant Director Position 

Welcome to housing at I-House!

For opportunities to make friends from the U.S. and around the world while living in a safe and supportive environment, apply to live at International House, home to 70 U.S. and international SJSU students  

  Home to U.S. and international students

Prospective Residents

Apply Now for housing!!

Capitola group at wharf 4/24/22

I-House is home to U.S. and international students.  Residents come each semester from approximately 25 countries on 5 continents, study in a wide variety of majors across the university, and range in age from 18-early 30's. 

Applications for housing at the I-House are reviewed beginning in March for Fall semester and beginning in October for Spring semester.  Apply now.

Please e-mail housing applications to ihouse@sjsu.edu


Thanks to the generosity of the Bordoni/Simpkins family, residents of I-House were awarded thousands of dollars in scholarship assistance in 2022-2023.  Applications will re-open in fall 2023.   

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I-House Leadership Work Opportunities 

Residents holding positions as Head Resident and Resident Advisors receive full room and board as compensation for their leadership. Network Administrator & Alternate RAs receive partial compensation. 


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I-House Residence Costs 

We offer a one semester housing contract at the I-House with flexible payment plans and opportunities to work at I-House, which meets the on-campus work requirement for international students. Review the current information on Costs .  View photos of bedrooms at I-House.

Admitted Spartan Day Webinar Recording 

Vaccination Requirements

View the SJSU Wellness Center webpage for details regarding vaccination information.   Please note that ALL residents of on-campus housing including the I-House must be fully vaccinated prior to move-in. 

Thank you to Marketshare, Inc: Marketing for HomeBuilders for supporting I-House!  

Fred Wilhelm, Marketshare, Inc owner, and San Jose Rotary Club member made a generous donation to I-House by installing the SJSU International House lettering that graces the front of our beautiful building. 

I-House facade Best for Viewing 

Events & Activities

Check out special I-House events including Lawn Games, Internationally-Inspired Pancake Breakfast, & International Quiz.

Residents learn about each other's cultures through Cross-cultural workshops


Check out Newsletters and Media to see the creative work of our residents.