Enriching Student Exchange Programs

Welcome to ATAD

The Association for Teen-Age Diplomats (ATAD) enables student exchange experiences to and from Rochester, NY. We match interested students with host families in partner cities around the world.

Partner and “Sister City” Locations

Click on any city below for “Wiki” information.
Rennes, France – 5,700 km from Rochester, NY
W├╝rzburg, Germany – 6,350 km from Rochester, NY
Caltanissetta, Italy – 7,400 km from Rochester, NY
Arequipa, Peru – 6,650 km from Rochester, NY
Iquitos, Peru – 5,400 km from Rochester, NY
Krakow, Poland – 6,950 km from Rochester, NY
Novgorod, Russia – 6,950 km from Rochester, NY
Majorca, Spain – 6,400 km from Rochester, NY

Be an Exchange Student in Rochester

Enjoy and learn about American life by living it! We have excellent opportunities for you!Learn More

Be a Rochester Student Overseas

Explore the experience of a lifetime! Make new friends and do new things while learning about a foreign country and culture.Learn More

Host a Student!

Opening your home to an exchange student is an enriching experience for your whole family! Many families wind up with long lasting bonds with their exchange students.Learn More


Donations and sponsorship of special exchange student activities are valuable and appreciated by ATAD and our students.Learn More