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Randall's Island Tour and Community Service

Join us to volunteer alongside the RIPA team to remove unwanted debris from the marsh and wetlands, helping to preserve this unique piece of land in the middle of New York! Afterwards, we will enjoy a guided tour of the island, led by an environmental expert to learn more about the history of the island and the importance of maintaining its natural areas.

If you haven't visited Randall's Island, this is a perfect opportunity to explore the island and give back! The fee to participate is $10.

Date: Friday, July 29
Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Place: Randall's Island, New York City

For more information, please contact Molly Hampton at (212) 431-1195, email, or visit our website.


Scholarship Opportunity Database

Find the scholarship that's right for you. Funding for US Study Online is an extensive database of scholarships, fellowships, and grants organized and maintained by the Institute of International Education (IIE). Funding for US Study includes all types of funding programs for all levels of post-secondary study, across the full range of academic areas.

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For more information, please contact the International Students Office at (212) 772-4864, email, or visit our website.


Summer Housing Options for International Students at I-House

International House (I-House), located at Riverside Drive, offers a welcoming community of approximately 700 students and interns from around the globe and provides a wide variety of programs and activities. Facilities include a dining room, gymnasium, fitness center, computer lab, music practice rooms and study centers.

Please also see Women's International Leadership Program Award (below) for residents of International House during the 2016-2017 academic year.

Who can live at I-House for the summer?

  • Students who are enrolled full-time* during the spring, summer, OR fall semester 2016
  • Interns & trainees who are working full-time* during the summer of 2016
  • Visiting scholars at an NYC educational institution in the summer of 2016
  • At least 18 years old and undergraduate level or higher
  • From any country, including the United States
  • Staying for a minimum of 30 days

*Full-time: Students must be registered for a full course load. Interns and trainees must be working 35-40 hours/week. Part-time enrollment or work does not qualify you to apply to International House.

How to Apply:
Please visit the I-House website for online application information.

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For more information, please contact Iris Aroyewun-Birchwood at (212) 772-4579, email or visit our website.


Leo S. Rowe Fund for International Students

The Rowe Fund is an educational loan program of the Organization of American States (OAS) that help citizens from Latin America and Caribbean OAS Member States to finance their studies or research by awarding interest-free loans of up to $15,000. Applications are accepted and reviewed year-round.

How to Apply: Please visit the OAS website for more information.

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For more information, please contact International Students Office at (212) 772-4864, email or visit our website.


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If your program, event or opportunity for Hunter students is sponsored by the Division of Student Affairs, please submit your announcement here.