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About the International House

The International House is a newly constructed building connected to St. Joseph Hall on the Cotter Campus. It is a four story air conditioned building which houses dormitory rooms, staff suites, lounges, a wellness room, a full kitchens for student use, and laundry room. The International House is staffed by a dedicated Residential Life team including adult staff that live within the dormitory among the four floors to provide a safe and secure living environment. Residential staff serve as mentors to support a student’s academic, social, emotional, and spiritual growth. They help students with developing character, discipline, and, for international students, English language skills.

Outside of dorm
dorm ping pong

Dormitory Amenities

  • Cafeteria
  • Music & Game Room
  • Student Kitchen
  • Study Lounge
  • Equipment to check out from main desk including: bicycles, tennis rackets, basketballs, and other sports equipment.
  • Desktop computers & printer available in main lounge
  • Supervised wellness room for students who are sick during the school day
  • Laundry Room (Student provide laundry detergent)
  • Four floors of secure dormitories, gender specific
  • Student lounge and kitchenette available on each floor
  • Dormitory is located near 9 acres of fields/green space for students to use
  • Students have access to the John Nett Recreation Facility:
    • Two gymnasiums
    • Fitness center

Dormitory Rooms

Dormitory rooms are fully furnished for two people. Students in grade 9 and 10 typically have one roommate they share the space with. Seniors are guaranteed their own space and most juniors receive a private room. You will know before the year starts if you are sharing your room with another student.

All dormitory rooms include:

  • Twin size bed & mattress
  • Desk & chairs
  • Under-bed storage
  • In room sink
  • Ample closet space