International students can apply for on-campus housing or choose to live off-campus in the local community.
Please visit the Office of Residence Life pages to learn about Lesley's on-campus housing options and policies, especially as they pertain to graduate and exchange students.
Cambridge, Boston and the surrounding areas (including Somerville, Arlington, Medford, Allston, Brighton, Jamaica Plain, Roslindale, South Boston and East Boston) host large and diverse student neighborhoods. In addition to the below tips for finding safe and affordable housing, also visit this page for even more information about off-campus housing.
If you're interested in sharing housing with someone from your home country, these website might be helpful.
India: www.sulekha.com France: www.bostonaccueil.org Japan: www.asagao.com Korea: www.bostonkorea.com
boston.craigslist.org/ www.bostonforrent.com www.bostonapartments.com www.boston.comwww.bostonherald.com
Young Imm Kang Song
Maria de Lourdes B. Serpa, Professor Emeritus
International Student Services Office
International Student Orientation
Info for Exchange Students
Off-Campus Housing Resources
Living in Cambridge and Boston
Exchange Students Home Page
Fees for Exchange Students
Exchange Student News
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Lesley professor in South Korea
Lesley fosters partnership with Chinese educators
Graduate programs in Guyana
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International Student Services, 7 Mellen Street, Doble Campus
Mustapha Jourdini, Director, 617.349.8608
Anna Garson, Assistant to the Director, 617.349.8426
The Global Guides program matches volunteers with international students to help them get acclimated to
student life at Lesley and to take advantage of Boston's cultural,
recreational, and educational offerings.Contact us to sign up for the program!
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