USIT Work and Travel Blog

The DOs & DONTs of J1 House Hunting

Posted 2 months ago in J1

Summer is finally upon us so if you’re heading on a J1, it’s probably a good time to start thinking about where you’re going to stay in the USA this summer. If you’ve been organized since day one, you may already have accommodation sorted. Go you! If you left things a little last minute however, …

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Deadline for 2018 Grads to go on One Year Grad Visa is March 31st

Did you graduate in 2018? Are you considering USIT’s One Year Grad Visa? Well, time is running out to secure your place as the deadline for 2018 Grads is March 31st! Traditionally, graduates were eligible for this visa for up to one year after graduation. The terms of the visa changed last year however, changing …

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10 Pro Tips to GET HIRED at our J1 Hiring Fair!

Posted 5 months ago in J1

USIT’s first J1 Hiring Fair of 2019 is taking place on February 28th in the Alex Hotel, Dublin – follow these hot tips to GET HIRED instantly! 1. Be Prepared Before you attend the fair,  you will already know which companies you’ll be interviewing for. Take the time to read up on the company, have a …

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Exploring New York on a Budget

Make the most of your J1 summer with these essential tips for exploring New York on a budget!

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10 Reasons To Go Solo On The USA Grad Visa

  There’s not much that’s more beneficial to us all than travelling. It expands our horizons and makes us really realise the importance of exploring and not living in one place all the time. Travelling solo has great advantages. If you’re thinking of doing the One Year Grad Visa alone here are the best reasons why …

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Coach Soccer USA – The Texas Way, Y’all

Each summer USIT hires hundreds of Irish football fanatics, looking for a dream summer in the US surrounded by the beautiful game. Mark Molloy spent his summer touring through Dallas, Houston and San Antonio on our Coach Soccer Programme, before hitting New York. We’re not jealous at all… Now you can hear all about how …

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