About International House
The mission of the NAU International House is to facilitate a living environment that provides international learning experiences for students and enhances their understanding of global nations and cultures. The International House achieves this mission through daily interaction of residents in the International House community and events and education focused on global learning.
A worldwide experience
Since its founding in 2012 by the Center for International Education, the International House community has been home to hundreds of students from around the world. Over 40 countries have had student representation in the I-House, and over 22 primary languages have been spoken within the community. The International House gives a truly global experience to any student who lives in the community.
International Houses Worldwide, Inc.
Since 2014, the NAU International House is a member of International Houses Worldwide, Inc., whose mission is to provide students of different nationalities and diverse cultures with the opportunity to live and learn together in a community of mutual respect, understanding and international friendship. The 17 member institutions of International Houses Worldwide, Inc. embrace this mission by offering accommodation in multicultural environments that nurture dialogue and international friendship.
1450 S. Knoles Dr.
Flagstaff, AZ 86011
The International House community is located in the center of the Northern Arizona University campus on the corner of University Dr. and Knoles Dr. at the Campus Heights Apartments. It is a short walk from the University Union, Cline Library, and Health and Learning Center.
Downtown Flagstaff is only a ten minute drive away from the International House, and Mountain Link bus #10 passes by the I-House on its way downtown.
For more information on the Northern Arizona University campus, see NAU Maps. For driving directions, see below.
Arriving by Car
Turn east on to University Dr. from Milton Rd. Then, turn south on to Knoles Dr. The International House community at Campus Heights will be immediately on your left on the east side of the street.
Director of International Student Retention and Inclusion
Phone: (928) 523-3761
Fax: (928) 523-9489
Dr. Dylan Rust has been the Director for the Northern Arizona University International House since its inception in 2012. An Arizona native, Dr. Rust is a three-time NAU alumnus and worked for the NAU Office of Housing and Residence Life for nine years before joining the Center for International Education in 2012. In addition to his work for the Center for International Education, Dr. Rust is also the Secretary of the Executive Board of International Houses Worldwide, Inc. and is the Past Chair for the NAU Service Professional Advisory Council.
Coordinator of the International Pavilion
Phone: (928) 523-6548
Fax: (928) 523-9489
Georgia Wagner started as the Coordinator in the International Pavilion in October of 2017. Georgia is originally from Minnesota where she was a Teacher and Camp Director. She graduated with her Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees from the University of Wisconsin – River Falls where she served as a Resident Assistant, the Diversity Issues Director for Student Senate, and as an Information Specialist in Student Career and Health Services. Flagstaff, Arizona has always been a second home to Georgia as she has family in town she visits multiple times per year. She moved to Flagstaff officially in October of 2017 with her dog Vida.