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What to Expect


 Homestay Weekend offers an exciting cross-cultural experience for Japanese University students, giving them the opportunity to learn firsthand the activities and lifestyle of an American family.  

Who Can Be a Host Family


 Our host families come in all shapes and sizes--from single parent households, to families with young children or teenagers, to retired couples. If you can provide a warm, caring environment filled with lots of fun conversation, you have what it takes to be a Host Family.  

What is MFWI


Mukogawa Fort Wright Institute, established in 1990, is one of the study abroad campuses of Mukogawa Women's University (MWU) in Nishinomiya, Japan.