Why Boston for your j1?

It’s the city where old-world atmosphere is mixed with present day excitement and vitality. The city of Boston is vibrant in outlook and vibrant in attitude making it the perfect J1 destination for those who want a little piece of authentic America. It’s a world centre for education, medicine, high technology and finance. Boston’s role in shaping American History is unique among all other cities, from Paul Revere’s House to the Boston Tea Party Ship; the Old State House to the Old North Church, history is on every corner.

The Boston area is known for its many colleges and universities. Founded in 1636, Harvard University, located in nearby Cambridge, is the oldest and one of the most esteemed institutions of higher learning in the United States and the world. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), is also one of the world’s leading research universities, is also located in Cambridge. When you’re on your J1 in Boston you absolutely must take a trip around the campuses to see what life is like for the students at two of the most prestigious universities in the world.


Boston has a continental climate; summers are usually sunny, hot and humid with the temperatures in July averaging 28°C.

Things to See

Freedom Trail, Bunker Hill Monument, Faneuil Hall Marketplace, John Fitzgerald Kennedy Library and Museum, Fenway Park (Red Sox baseball stadium)...

By Air

International flights to Boston travel to Boston Logan International Airport (BOS).


Approximately $450 - $900

Places may be limited for 2023 - Book early to avoid disappointment

Don't forget - your USIT J1 Summer is covered by our Booking Promise, which offers you a refund should your trip be effected by a pandemic.

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