HOME, or Housing Offering a Multicultural Experience, is a residential learning community and housing option for all students committed to expanding their multicultural experiences and learning. The HOME program offers an opportunity for students to live together and explore their own identities, others identities, and relevant multicultural issues. HOME is an excellent community for students preparing to study abroad or for students living in the United States for the first time. The HOME program is located on the first and second floors of Eastman Hall and is open to both first-year students living in FYRE, as well as to sophomores, juniors and seniors. New and returning students are provided with an opportunity to live in a culturally diverse environment where they can experience, discuss, and learn about themselves and others. Events offered to HOME residents include, faculty-hosted discussions, events connected with current politics in both the US and abroad, as well as holiday celebrations.