The Institute will arrange airport pick-up and housing with a Costa Rican family, for those who request it.
Your Costa Rican family will be at the airport (if required) to meet you at the time you indicate on your application form. You will need to pay them anywhere between $40 - $60 (the equivalent of taxi fare from the airport), at the time of pick-up.
You should plan to arrive no later than the evening before classes begin.
Placements interviews and Orientation to the Institute and living in San José will be given at 8:30 a.m. the morning classes begin.