Asian Studies Language Houses

The Asian Studies Department sponsors two Language Houses which serve as venues for student activities related to Asia and for speaking Chinese and Japanese language. Priority for residence in the houses is given to Chinese and Japanese language and Asian Studies majors. Applications are due in March.

The Chinese Language House 中文之家 Located in the Finholt House (1127 W. 2nd Street) Five singles
The Japanese Language House 日本語ハウス Located in the Porter House (1117 W. 2nd Street) Three singles, one double.






About both Houses

  • Kitchen and Laundry machines
  • Wireless internet access
  • Campus life policies apply in the house in the same way as they apply in dorms

Ariel view of St. Olaf campus.

Selection Criteria

2020-21 Japanese Language House Application

2020-21 Chinese Language House Application