About Us

About Us

In 1959, USIT opened for business in Dublin as a part-time, two-person student travel office. Over the next four decades the company grew in Ireland and internationally, but the central commitment of the company remained the same - to provide the best opportunities for students and young people to travel when their responsibilities are at their lowest and curiosity at its highest.

Full range of products for youth, student and independent travellers

USIT is Ireland's leading travel companies specialising in a range of Work, Teach & Volunteer programmes abroad with its headquarters in Aston Quay, Dublin. There are about 80 staff working for USIT at present. There are 8 retail travel units: 7 in the Republic of Ireland and 1 in Sydney, Australia.

In addition to the full range of products offered by any Irish travel agent, we have developed a unique range of products specifically for student and youth travellers, including low cost flexible fares, work, travel & volunteer programmes (including the popular J1 US Student Visa Programme), tailor-made insurance policies, budget accommodation, TEFL and much, much more.

USIT is also a specialist in student and youth work exchange programmes, offering all the information, administration and support needed to work around the world. Apart from our student and youth travellers, USIT is the market leader in tailor-made worldwide holidays for our NON Student / Youth travellers. Specialising in Indepenent travel ranging from Base Camp Mount Everest to getting up close and personalwith the gorillas while trekking through Uganda. We also have very competitive flights / transfers/ accomadation and insurance for our non Students / Youth travellers.