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
1 min readThe management and staff of USIT would like to pay tribute to our original founder by running the Gordon Colleary Memorial Scholarship in his name for a second year. In 1959, Gordon helped establish ‘Union of Students in Ireland Travel Bureau’, or as it now known USIT. Two years later the first student … Continue reading The Gordon Colleary J1 Scholarship 2017: Nominate A Student Before April 18th 2017
1 min readWe’re deep in the 4th quarter of getting aboard a dream J1 summer but our dedicated recruitment team have just made a big play! While some outlets have already closed the J1 application process, we’re here to help get interested students on the Fast Track to the States by the end of May. … Continue reading 150 New J1 Jobs & Fast Track Hiring Fair Added For 2017 Applicants!
1 min readIt doesn’t seem to matter where in the world you go, you’ll usually find a Paddy in a GAA jersey somewhere close by. Superbowl’s, US Masters, State of Origin matches – there is always one! Always. We all know that Gaelic Games are an institution as Irish as your Mammy telling you to … Continue reading Heading To California This Summer? Become A Member Of The Wild Geese!
5 min readA few month’s back, we caught up with Irish Travel Blogger and US Grad Visa participant, Tom Burke on his first seven months living and working in New York City. Unfortunately for him, all good things must come to an end. Having said that, what better possible way to end a life-changing 18 … Continue reading USA East To West Coast: Tom’s Epic Adventure After A Year in New York! [Part One]
6 min readJust like we’ve seen with Chief Aoife, Beach Babe Aimee and lovable disaster Ross, no J1 crew is complete without someone to capture it all and turn your memories into a bad ass highlight reel! Sure, Kyle can get a little on the irritating side when he’s recording you stuffing pizza into your … Continue reading Which J1er Are You? Meet Kyle, He’s The Guy Behind The Camera Who Videos EVERYTHING!