Befriend an International Student

Jul 16, 2019

Brenda Stewart, International Friends coordinator (center), and two Missouri State University international students promote the program.

If you enjoy meeting people from other countries and learning about different cultures, consider being a host for the International Friends program at Missouri State University.

The program helps international students at Missouri State to develop quality friendships with American families in the area.

Brenda Stewart, International Friends coordinator, and Dr. Mike Burton, an International Friends host and professor in the department of environmental plant science and natural resources at Missouri State, share highlights about the program.

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To become an International Friends host, complete an online registration form and attend an orientation session in the fall. For more information about the program, visit its website