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International Hospitality Center


The International Hospitality Center (IHC), is a private, community-based volunteer organization that was founded in 1976.

"We provide a variety of cross-cultural experiences, homestays, English language study and professional training to sponsored exchange students and government and foundation grantees."

With over 1,000 community volunteers it is possible to bring global living and learning experiences to Hawaii and the mainland U.S.

IHC offers two different sessions of English Language Study programs - a Winter and Summer program.            


English as a Second Language (ESL) Programs

Winter 2021

English Language & Homestay Program


Summer 2022

Junior Division
Participants must be between 5-13 years of age
Session I
Session II
English Language Study & Homestay: Senior Division
Participants must be between 14 - 19 years of age
Intensive English Language Study Program and Activities in Hawaii: Adult Division
Participants must be 20 years old or older

International Hospitality Center
224 Queen Emma Square
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813

For more information please contact us at (808) 521-3554 or