Safe, Affordable, and Quality Housing for International Students

Homestay Services

Customized homestay placement services for international students studying in the San Francisco Bay Area.

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Host Families

Hosting is sharing. Build a cultural bridge by opening your home and your heart to an international student.

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International Students

Studying in the United States soon? Experience American culture and enrich your journey by living with a host family.

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Welcome to Diablo Valley Homestay!

Our international students are fortunate to have a first class homestay placement service, Diablo Valley Homestay. Truly it provides quality living accommodations matched to individual student needs and requirements at a very reasonable cost. This allows both students and their parents to know that they will have a wonderful and secure living environment while studying at DVC and the other district programs.

Aleksandar Ilich, Director of International Education
Contra Costa Community College District

We are proud to be the exclusive homestay provider for international students attending Diablo Valley College, the International Education Center at Diablo Valley College (IEC@DVC), Contra Costa College, Los Medanos College, Solano College, John F. Kennedy University, The Quarry Lane School, and Orinda Academy. We specialize in providing international students with safe, affordable, and quality housing accommodations, known as homestays.

Sharing a home with a host family offers the student a wonderful opportunity to personally learn more about American culture, while concentrating on their academic goals - all within a safe, supportive, and nurturing environment. With hundreds of wonderful host families participating in our program, we can find just the right family for you! Find out more About Us and then take a look at our Services to make your housing needs a reality.