Paving the Way for International Students

 

Rolla Hosts provides free car rides for international students to several locations in Rolla including Walmart, Aldi, Kroger, JcPenney’s, Lowe’s, the DMV, and the Social Security Office. These rides are provided by local Rolla residents who are official volunteers of Rolla Hosts. Individuals willing to volunteer can find more information here. Individuals wishing to request a ride can do so here.

 

Nicholas Lewis is one of the co-directors for Rolla Hosts and joined them team a year ago. He has been in the Rolla area now for over 4 years and is currently a Campus Minister with the Christian Campus Fellowship at Misosuri S&T.
Karan Madra founded Rolla Hosts in 2015 and is also one of the co-directors of the non-profit. He is a former employee of Brewer Science and currently a PhD student with Missouri S&T.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rolla-Hosts has a team of volunteers who specialize in moving students to new apartments within Rolla limits. This service is provided free of cost. International students moving to a new apartment need to inform Rolla-Hosts at least five days prior to the moving day as well as provide specifics as to what needs to be moved or how many boxes are being moved.

 

 

 

Rolla Hosts can also provide counseling to new international students about the Do’s and Don’t’s of assimilating into the culture. A Rolla-Hosts volunteer can discuss with you the specifics of applying for a driving permit, opening a bank account, renting out property, applying for classes at S&T, and even grocery shopping. Rolla-Hosts also works to connect you with the alumni of your major who can guide you about the major issues like selection of right classes, professors to work with, and useful student organizations to join.

 

 

 

Helping international students create a home like environment and providing opportunities for involvement in the local community. The organization informs students about the available volunteer opportunities in town.

 

 

Paving the Way for International Students

 

Rolla Hosts provides free car rides for international students to several locations in Rolla including Walmart, Aldi, Kroger, JcPenney’s, Lowe’s, the DMV, and the Social Security Office. These rides are provided by local Rolla residents who are official volunteers of Rolla Hosts. Individuals willing to volunteer can find more information here. Individuals wishing to request a ride can do so here.

 

Nicholas Lewis is one of the co-directors for Rolla Hosts and joined them team a year ago. He has been in the Rolla area now for over 4 years and is currently a Campus Minister with the Christian Campus Fellowship at Misosuri S&T.
Karan Madra founded Rolla Hosts in 2015 and is also one of the co-directors of the non-profit. He is a former employee of Brewer Science and currently a PhD student with Missouri S&T.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rolla-Hosts has a team of volunteers who specialize in moving students to new apartments within Rolla limits. This service is provided free of cost. International students moving to a new apartment need to inform Rolla-Hosts at least five days prior to the moving day as well as provide specifics as to what needs to be moved or how many boxes are being moved.

 

 

 

Rolla Hosts can also provide counseling to new international students about the Do’s and Don’t’s of assimilating into the culture. A Rolla-Hosts volunteer can discuss with you the specifics of applying for a driving permit, opening a bank account, renting out property, applying for classes at S&T, and even grocery shopping. Rolla-Hosts also works to connect you with the alumni of your major who can guide you about the major issues like selection of right classes, professors to work with, and useful student organizations to join.

 

 

 

Helping international students create a home like environment and providing opportunities for involvement in the local community. The organization informs students about the available volunteer opportunities in town.