Depending on the length of stay, homestay company, and region, hosting an exchange student can earn you anywhere from an extra $30 a day to $1,400 per month. First, it depends on whether you are looking to host a short-term student or a long-term student.
What are the requirements to host a foreign exchange student?
What are the Requirements to Host a Foreign Exchange Student?A private bedroom with desk/study facilities.Transportation to and from school.2-3 meals per day.A laundry facility to use.5 Jun 2020
How much can you earn from hosting a student?
Under the Governments Rent a Room scheme you can earn up to £7,500 per year tax-free from letting out furnished accommodation in your home. This works out at £625 per month. You can earn more than this but will need to pay tax.
What do you give a host?
Appropriate gifts for a dinner party hostess include:Bouquet of flowers in a vase.Boxed candies.Potted plant.Bottles of wine.Tin of cookies.Decorator candles.Guest soaps.Flavored vinegars.More items •9 Jun 2020