Host Family Pre-Arrival Orientation - The Role of the Overseas Agent
SHARE! has relationships with partners located in each country our students come from. These agents:
Promote SHARE! in their country and recruit prospective students who apply for the program;
Collect from students an application, academic transcripts, medical information, and a teacher’s reference;
Personally interview students to determine English proficiency and personal qualification for the program;
Send to SHARE! the applications of students they have approved; SHARE! then conducts the final screening;
Provide students with a pre-arrival orientation covering the rules and regulations of the program, as well as expectations and important aspects of life in the United States.