Housing accommodations to fit your lifestyle!

In order to assist students with finding housing to fit their personal life-style, South Seattle College has arranged clean, safe, and affordable housing with reliable partners. Whether you prefer to live with a host family or desire to be independent, you will find an option that fits you and your pocketbook.

Options include:

  • Homestay
  • Shared Housing
  • Apartment

For more information

If you wish to have more information about housing accommodations, please contact the Center for International Education Office at cie@seattlecolleges.edu or (206) 934-5360.

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Homestay options in West Seattle

American host families are an excellent way for new students to discover American culture, practice English speaking and listening, and make life long friends. Hosts are welcoming, carefully chosen, and trained to provide students with a comfortable, clean and safe home environment.

The providers listed below offer a variety of options, which may include a private room with up to three meals per day, and use of the family living space. Airport pick-up service is available with advanced notice through South Seattle College or through your homestay provider (please contact your homestay provider for more information about airport pick up services).

ABODE Homestays

www.abodehomestay.com

info@abodehomestay.com

Tel: +1-206-527-8654

Fax: +1-206-524-7780

20126 Ballinger Way NE #84

Seattle, WA 98155

Costs

Placement Fee*: $325 ($400 for under 18 years old)

One Time Deposit*: $100 (applied to first month’s homestay fee)

Traditional Homestay (3 meals provided daily): $780 per month

Bed and Breakfast Homestay (no meals provided): $620 per month

Airport Pick Up: Free (7:00am-9:00pm, seven days a week, except on blackout dates)

*Required with application. Refund available with proof of visa denial.


USA International

www.ushomestay.com

info@ushomestay.com

Tel: +1-425-483-5974

Fax: +1-425-485-1891

9614 NE 201st Street

Bothell, WA 98011

Costs

Placement Fee: $300 ($400 for under 18 years old)

One Time Damage Deposit: $100 (refundable with exceptions)

Traditional Homestay (meals provided): $725 - $775 per month

Airport Pickup Fee: $125 (8:00am-8:00pm, seven days a week)

Late Fee: $100 (if application is received less than 1 week prior to arrival)

*Additional $25 per transaction if paying by credit card or bank wire

USA International

www.ushomestay.com

info@ushomestay.com

Tel: +1-425-483-5974

Fax: +1-425-485-1891

9614 NE 201st Street

Bothell, WA 98011

Costs

Placement Fee: $300 ($400 for under 18 years old)

One Time Damage Deposit: $100 (refundable with exceptions)

Housing Cost: $550 - $675 per month

Airport Pickup Fee: $125 (8:00am-8:00pm, seven days a week)

Late Fee: $100 (if application is received less than 1 week prior to arrival)

*Additional $25 per transaction if paying by credit card or bank wire

USA International

www.ushomestay.com

info@ushomestay.com

Tel: +1-425-483-5974

Fax: +1-425-485-1891

9614 NE 201st Street

Bothell, WA 98011

Costs

Placement Fee: $400

One Time Damage Deposit: varies (refundable with exceptions)

Housing Cost: $800 - $1500 per month

Airport Pickup Fee: $125 (8:00am-8:00pm, seven days a week)

Late Fee: $100 (if application is received less than 1 week prior to arrival)

*Additional $25 per transaction if paying by credit card or bank wire

* Monthly fees are subject to changes made by the housing providers. Please check with each provider for their current fee schedule.

Independent Housing Options

If you wish to find housing on your own, there are many options around Seattle that can fit any need. South Seattle College is located in the Delridge community within West Seattle. If you wish to be close to the school, we suggest looking for housing in West Seattle, Alki, Admiral and Gateway neighborhoods.

Apartment Hunters - www.apthunters.com
Apartment List - www.apartmentlist.com
Apartments for Rent - www.rent.com
Craigslist - www.craigslist.org
The Seattle Times Newspaper - www.seattletimes.com
The Seattle Weekly Newspaper - www.seattleweekly.com
CORT Apartment Search - www.apartmentsearch.com
CORT Furniture Rental - www.cort.com
RentHoopFind on Google Play or iTunes

Temporary Housing and Hotels

If you wish to arrive in Seattle before searching for housing, there are plenty of hotels in the area that can fit any budget.

American Hotel - Hostelling International

520 S King Street

Seattle, WA 98104

206-622-5443

stay@americanhotelseattle.com

http://www.americanhotelseattle.com/

South Seattle College: The Center for International Education

6000 16th Avenue SW, Seattle, WA 98106 | Phone: +1-206-934-5360 | Fax: +1-206-934-5836 | cie@seattlecolleges.edu | Office Hours: 8:00am - 4:30pm