Travel

The presentation from the International Center's Budget Travel in North America orientation workshop has information about budget travel in the United States, including how to find out what to see, low-cost transportation and accommodations, and safety information.

Below are useful websites with information and travel ideas for Michigan, the US, and Canada.

Winter Holiday Homestay: Christmas International House

Christmas International House provides an opportunity for international students to be guests of a local community in one of a number of locations in the U.S. during the vacation between Fall and Winter Terms. U-M students have participated in this program in the past and have enjoyed it.

FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO APPLY:  http://www.christmasih.org

ABOUT THE APPLICATION: The application form asks for the name, phone and email address for your International Student/Scholar Advisor. After you complete your application, you will be asked to click on a link to send to your application to your advisor so that your F-1 or J-1 status can be verified. Since the International Center has many advisors, please fill out the advisor information section this way:

NAME: leave blank

TITLE: International Student/Scholar Advisor

TELEPHONE: 734-764-9310

EMAIL: icenter@umich.edu

ADVISOR'S CELL PHONE NUMBER: 734-763-1131