Host Family Program

Student PhotoThis program provides a mutually rewarding relationship between our minority Alumni in the Springfield community and students. The student receives the support of a family away from home and has the opportunity to experience UIS and the Springfield community with our alumni.

This program provides a mutually rewarding relationship between our minority Alumni in the Springfield community and students.

The student receives the support of a family away from home and has the opportunity to experience UIS and the Springfield community with our alumni.

Contact:
Ms. Jeannie Capranica
Phone: 217-206-6333
Email: jjone1@uis.edu

To apply to become a host family, we encourage you to submit your application.

  • If you and your family would like to host an UIS student, please fill out the application by clicking on this link: Host Family Application
  • If you are a student and would like to be matched up with a host family, please fill out the application by clicking on this link: Student Application