There are several businesses and organizations in the area that offer housing and some housing is especially reserved for international students. Residences vary from simple furnished dormitory type rooms to small apartments. Some places have shared bathrooms and kitchen facilities. A housing agent will help your accommodations request.


Homestay can be a great experience for students who want to learn native English in a non-classroom environment. You will get to spend time with the members of the household. Homestay’s are located in Brooklyn, Bronx, Queens or New Jersey.

Breakfast Only (1meal/day)

Weeks 1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks or more
Placement fee $200 $200 $200 $200 $200
Homestay fee $300 $550 $800 $1,000 $250/week
Total $500 $750 $1,000 $1,200 --

Breakfast and Dinner (2meals/day)

Weeks 1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks or more
Placement fee $200 $200 $200 $200 $200
Homestay fee $450 $750 $1,050 $1,250 $312.50/week
Total $650 $950 $1,250 $1,450 --

92Y Residence

The 92Y Residence is located on the Upper East Side in one of Manhattan's best neighborhoods. Just a few blocks away from the Museum Mile, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Guggenheim Museum and Central Park.
EEnjoy nearby cafés and restaurants using subway and bus lines, conveniently located within walking distance.

Application fee $350
Large Single Room $2,000
Single Room $1,900
Double Room $1,600 per person/month
Small Double Room $1,400 per person/month
Free towels Linens are provided
Shared rooms are for those 28 years of age and younger
Minimum 30 night stay is required

99th Street Residence

The 99th Residence is located on the Upper West Side in Manhattan, New York. While the residence operates as a hotel for short-term visitors, a long-term residential plan is offered to the students and interns. Minimum 4 week stay is required. No meal provided, but Grocery stores, Restaurants, and Cafes are nearby.

244 West 99th St. (Broadway & West End Ave)
Tel: 212-222-3799

Application Fee $400
Single Room $2,200/4weeks(5 weeks or more: $550/week)

9th Avenue Apartment

This share-house is owned and operated by an Asian American House Owner. Just a few minutes from Subway station and no meal provided. Very small bedroom with a desk, a chair, and bed. Shared bathroom and kitchen. This room is for the students who save money for housing.

3 minute-walk from Subway 9 Avenue Station
(Address is given after a full payment)

Application Fee $200
Deposit $200~(varies depending on the contract period. Maximum 1 month rent)
Single Room $500/4weeks(Long-term price. varies depending on the contract period.)

Kolping House(Men Only)

The New York Kolping was founded in 1888 for the purpose of providing a society for young journeymen who were arriving from Europe without friends or relatives in America.
Conveniently located on the upper east side of Manhattan, between Third and Lexington Avenues, it is easily accessible by bus, taxi and subway.

165 E 88th St, New York, NY 10128
Tel: (212) 369-6647

Application Fee $200
Single Room 4weeks : $1,200 ($300/week, 1 meal/day included)