Student Exchange


The Rotary Club of Ballston Spa was among the first Club in the District to participate in Rotary Youth Exchange in 1965.  The Club has hosted an exhange student every year since.  Dozens of Ballston Spa students have gone abroad through the program.

With the assistance of generous families who open their homes for about 25 weeks, Ballston Spa Rotary is able to provide students, worldwide, an economical in depth experience of living a year in another culture.

The outbound program is open to students over 16 years of age from the Ballston Spa Central School District.

Rotary Members Derik and Rob oversee the program.  If you are interested to host a student, please email  To participate in the outbound program, please inquire at the Ballston Spa Central School.