Camp USA

I Never Expected On Day One Of Camp USA That I’d Be Spending The Next Six Summers Here

6 min readYou’ve probably heard this a dozen times, once you experience a Camp USA summer for yourself it’s difficult to imagine spending those glorious 3/4 months any other way. WARNING: Camp USA is highly addictive, we’ve got proof. Take it away @popeshealy… My experience of camp, from my first summer, to now in anticipation … Continue reading I Never Expected On Day One Of Camp USA That I’d Be Spending The Next Six Summers Here

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[QUIZ] : How Camp Are You? (For Camp USA!!)

0 min readThinking about heading to camp this summer or been there before? Take this quiz and see how camp you really are! Camp USA isn’t just a summer away, it’s a lifestyle! We’re hiring! Applications are now open for Camp USA 2018. For info, head to www.campusa.ie, email us at info@usit.ie or call us … Continue reading [QUIZ] : How Camp Are You? (For Camp USA!!)

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The Perfect J1 Day In…Boston

4 min readIt’s that time of the year when college campus conversations will revolve around three things: Pulling another all-nighter to get that assignment in, how mega Christmas is going to be and where the hell am I going to go on my summer J1?

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US Embassy Urges J1 Applicants To Get Ahead Of The Rush As Demand Soars For Limited Places

1 min readThe US Embassy has today released a statement urging 2018 J1 hopefuls to be more of a Fiona, than a Ross and get their applications in as early as they possibly can. Potential J1ers for 2018 have been urged to “be proactive and begin the application process as early as possible”, following a seven-week … Continue reading US Embassy Urges J1 Applicants To Get Ahead Of The Rush As Demand Soars For Limited Places

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Nine Of The Best Pics From Camp USA 2017 Photo Competition So Far!

0 min readIt’s much easier to sum up the Camp USA experience with a picture, than with words. Luckily for us, hundreds of this summer’s Camp Counsellors have been sharing their best ones with all of us. With two weeks left until our winner is announced, we thought we’d share with you some of the … Continue reading Nine Of The Best Pics From Camp USA 2017 Photo Competition So Far!

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Camp USA: How Marie Found The Perfect Summer At Camp Pencliffe, Maine

4 min readSpending an entire summer getting paid to have fun, surrounded by some of the most beautiful scenery in the world is a little difficult to do justice in words. Your sense of adventure has kicked in, you’ve trusted your instinct and decided to #JustUSIT. Now comes the payoff… For 2017 Summer Camp Counsellor, @MarieSalova her sense … Continue reading Camp USA: How Marie Found The Perfect Summer At Camp Pencliffe, Maine

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Step-by-Step Guide: How To Breeze Through Your US Embassy Interview

5 min read“Congratulations! You have been placed at camp and you’re in the final steps of spending the summer of a lifetime working in the US. You’ll travel to America on a J1 Camp Counsellor visa. This will entitle you to work in an American summer camp and then travel across the country for up … Continue reading Step-by-Step Guide: How To Breeze Through Your US Embassy Interview

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[PICS] Camp USA Hiring Fair 2017: Meet Our New Hired Campers!

1 min readPhew, well that was a hectic day! The dust has settled on our biggest ever Camp USA Hiring Fair on the 16th January and it’s safe to say it was a massive success! The standard of applicants this year, blew away our US Camp Directors who had a super time meeting all of … Continue reading [PICS] Camp USA Hiring Fair 2017: Meet Our New Hired Campers!

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[FRIDAY QUIZ]: Match These US Landmarks To Their State?

0 min readWe’ve reached the end of another busy week full of Iceland guiding, Grad Visa launching and Camp Fair Hiring. At this stage of the working week (or the final week of freedom before the new semester), procrastination is reaching peak levels. Our Friday Quiz is the only answer and this week we’re testing … Continue reading [FRIDAY QUIZ]: Match These US Landmarks To Their State?

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Meet The Camps: 100 Perfect Acres Surrounding Lake Thompson, Welcome To Kamp Kohut!

2 min readAre you getting excited yet? You should be…and not only because it’s Christmas! The biggest Camp Hiring Fair in Ireland is only around the corner on the 11th Jan in Dublin, when a whole host of America’s biggest and best camps will coming to Ireland to meet all of you aspiring Camp Counsellors. … Continue reading Meet The Camps: 100 Perfect Acres Surrounding Lake Thompson, Welcome To Kamp Kohut!

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