Host an International Student for ACET

Many ACET International students stay with carefully selected families while studying at one of our schools. Staying with a host family gives our students a fantastic opportunity to immerse themselves into a new culture and the English language.

Why become a homestay host with ACET?

homestay acetYou can make new friends from across the world and learn about their different cultures

homestay acet24/7 support for both the hosts and the students is provided

homestay acetYou will receive payment for hosting a student

homestay acetWe have students from over 100 countries, aging from 14 to 90

homestay acetWe have over 48 years of experience in providing homestays for our students

homestay acetYou will become part of our widespread and fantastic community of hosts

What do you need to become a homestay host?

At least one spare room that would offer students the space to both sleep and study
A home no further than 40 minutes by public transport to Cork city centre
An enthusiasm for sharing your culture and experiences with others, whilst simultaneously learning about theirs

Absolutely everything else is flexible!

If you would like to host an international student, then we would love to hear from you! To apply or find out more, contact us at

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