Voices from the
Enjoy our growing collection of articles and videos by students, parents, country leaders, and IPSL staff.
With thousands of service hours and multiple completed research projects, IPSL participants have made a positive global impact.
What does it take to be a part of it all? Find out more in these stories.
How to Adjust to Your Host Family
Living with a host family can be one of the most rewarding parts of studying abroad. The relationships you make provide insights and connections that make a positive difference in your life years after you return home.
Going abroad is an amazing adventure, but planning is key to getting the most out of your experience. Program costs, visas, food, souvenirs, and bussing from place to place adds up very quickly, so it’s important to be prepared for all of these things.