Southern Illinois University School of Medicine Office of Alumni Affairs HOSTS Program


HOSTS Program - Questions and Answers

How many times can I use the HOSTS program?

Is my spouse able to stay with me?

Can I stay with a host for more than one day?

Can the HOSTS Program coordinate accommodations for away electives?

Who are the HOSTS volunteers?

Where are HOSTS available?

What can I expect from the HOSTS family?

How do I sign up for the HOSTS program?

What criteria are used for matching alumni volunteers and students?

Do I have any direct contact with the alumni host prior to travel?

How far in advance should I contact my host?

What if my interview plans or dates change or my travel is cancelled?

Do I need to do anything after using the program?

Phone 217-545-7800
P.O. Box 19650
Springfield, IL 62794-9650
The mission of Southern Illinois University School of Medicine is to assist the people of central and southern Illinois in meeting their health care needs through education, patient care, research and service to the community.


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