What's it all about?

The J1 summer work and travel programme is open to students studying full time in a recognised Irish University or college.

You must have a pre-arranged job to go on the J1 programme so USIT are here to help. Find out how to get hired, tips for finding your own job in the USA and top destinations at our information events and stands nationwide.

J1 Info Events

Come along and learn all about J1! Take note of the date and we'll see you then.

Summer Options Info Talk, UCD
1pm,
Tue 16 Apr
Register Here

J1 Hiring Fairs

Hiring fairs are open to premium participants. Log in to your tracking account to book an interview slot.

Virtual Hiring Fair: Wee Packet
22nd April
Virtual Hiring Fair: Amorino Gelato
15th April
Virtual Hiring Fair: Bubba Gump NYC
10th April
Virtual Hiring Fair: The Merchant Kitchen & Drinks
9th April
Virtual Hiring Fair: Hotel de Coronado
9th April
Virtual Hiring Fair: San Diego Positions
2nd April
Gentle Giant,
USIT Dublin
7th March
Hospitality Services Group, USIT Dublin
5th, 6th, 7th March
Virtual Hiring Fair: Ocean City Positions
28th February
Virtual Hiring Fair: New York City Positions
28th February
Hiring Fair: Alex Hotel, Dublin
28th February

J1 Basic

You sort your own job
499

Includes:

  • Vetting of your US job offer
  • Processing of your DS2019 work papers following approval of your US job offer
  • Administration and back-up support
  • US Embassy interview appointment guide

Excludes: Flights (E. Coast fr €699 inc taxes, W. Coast fr €785 inc taxes), Insurance (€289 - Gold), Sevis ($35), USA Embassy Fee ($160), Electronic Luggage Tag (€16), USA Sim card (€30), Postal Fees (€15)

CLOSED FOR 2019

J1 Premium

We sort the job for you
699

Includes:

  • Hiring fairs 9th-22nd April
  • Assistance with your US resume
  • Invite to Hiring Fairs from November to April
  • Personalised appointment with a J1 hiring executive
  • US Interviews set up for you until you get a job
  • Collection of your US job offer paperwork & vetting for approval
  • Access to the USA employer hiring fair
  • Processing of your DS2019 work papers following approval of your US job offer
  • Administration & back up support
  • US Embassy interview appointment guide

Excludes: Flights (E. Coast fr €699 inc taxes, W. Coast fr €785 inc taxes), Insurance (€289 - Gold), Sevis ($35), USA Embassy Fee ($160), Electronic Luggage Tag (€16), USA Sim card (€30), Postal Fees (€15)

CLOSED FOR 2019