Secondary Host FIrst Application

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To apply for a 2020/2021 Host First Secondary Exchange Program please follow the steps outlined below.

All documents must be submitted by no later than April 6.

For Registration Fees and Program Fees, refer to Current Pricing for more information.

Step 1

Adults who are 18+ living in the host home(s) must apply for a Vulnerable Sector Check with your local police department using the provided Volunteer Letter.

Exception: Toronto residents may apply for a Clearance Letter with the Toronto Police Service.

Download Volunteer Letter
Apply for Clearance Letter

Step 2

Download, and fully complete all forms within the Registration Package.

Download Registration Package

Step 3

Submit the following items directly to the ISE Office via Letter Mail or Email Attachment at

  • Completed Registration Package
    • Registration Form
    • School Recommendation Form
    • Health Form
    • Conditions of Participation
  • Recent School Report Card / Transcript
  • Registration Fee

Note: We accept Cheques or E-Transfers for the Registration Fee. Credit card payments are not accepted.

Step 4

Download, and fully complete the Application Form. Please save the Application Form to your desktop and insert your photos into the PDF document.

Download Application Package

Step 5

Note: This step only applies to students whose time is shared between two homes. If this does not apply to you, disregard this step.

Students whose time is shared between two homes must submit an application for each home. Parents living in the second home must complete and submit the Second Household Application Form.

Download Second Household Application Form

If you are experiencing difficulty with any part of the application process, please contact ISE Ontario and we will be happy to assist you.

For ways to get in touch with us, see Contact Us for more information.