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Going on A J1? The Vital Essentials For The Perfect Summer

Posted 12 days ago in J1

7 min readWith years of experience under our belts it wouldn’t be right if we didn’t share all our nuggets of knowledge with you. So, if you’re looking for the 411 on your J1 then all you have to do is read on. “First things first though, having taken feedback from thousands of past J-1 … Continue reading Going on A J1? The Vital Essentials For The Perfect Summer

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A Summer in Myrtle Beach

11 min read So we caught up with J1er, Issa, who spent last summer in the idyllic Myrtle Beach in South Carolina. He told us about his whole experience, from what kind of work you can get, where to stay, and he even told us where to hit up once work is done. Are you … Continue reading A Summer in Myrtle Beach

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1 Year Grad Visa – FAQs & Advice For The Class of 2018

3 min readHave you got questions about the One Year Graduate Visa? Don’t know when to go, where to intern or how much it will cost? Well, we’re here to answer all your questions and start you on the road to the best year of your life! So, What is the ‘Graduate USA Visa’? The Graduate USA Visa is a programme … Continue reading 1 Year Grad Visa – FAQs & Advice For The Class of 2018

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Flying High For 17 Hours

2 min readEver been on a 17 hour non-stop flight? Neither have we. In fact no one had been until Qantas Airways launched the very first 17 hour non-stop flight between Australia and the UK. With 200 passengers on board, flight QF9 took off on Saturday, March 24th, from Perth at 7pm (local time) and landed in … Continue reading Flying High For 17 Hours

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Employer Spotlight: 118 Positions Available In Sunny Sacramento

2 min readWith summer looming around the corner and with J1 Season in full swing California jobs are really hard to come by at this stage so if you’re stuck on spending a summer in Cali check out what Sacramento has to offer. This year we’ve got one wonderful employer who wants you! So, which … Continue reading Employer Spotlight: 118 Positions Available In Sunny Sacramento

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The Gordon Colleary Memorial J1 Scholarship

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 third year. In view of Gordon’s vision and kindness USIT would like to offer a J1 Scholarship to one deserving student. How can you enter? In … Continue reading The Gordon Colleary Memorial J1 Scholarship

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Soccer Coaching Opportunities Spread To Canada For This Summer

2 min readWe have some great news to share this week! Following the hugely successful Coach Soccer USA Programme, we are delighted to announce that, this summer interested Irish applicants aged 18-30 will also be able to apply for coaching positions in Canada! While the Canadians are more accustomed to committing borderline GBH on an … Continue reading Soccer Coaching Opportunities Spread To Canada For This Summer

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Edmonton, Canada Embraces the Cold With Awesome Illuminated Skating Path

2 min readThe beast from the east? 4 days of snow? Not much when you compare it to the kind of snow Canada gets in its winter months. When it snows here, the whole country shuts down…apart from the pubs of course, which for some reason get busier! When it snows in Canada, everything runs … Continue reading Edmonton, Canada Embraces the Cold With Awesome Illuminated Skating Path

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Canada Work Programme 2018

2 min readWith the ever-increasing rise of Irish people going to Canada to work for a summer or for two years it was only a matter of time before we created a programme to meet your needs! So, we’re delighted to announce the launch of the Canada Work Programme 2018! Why would anyone go to Canada you may … Continue reading Canada Work Programme 2018

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Do’s and Dont’s of finding J1 Accommodation

Posted 2 months ago in J1

7 min readSecond semester is well and truly underway and in between all the assignments and embassy appointments, it’s probably a good time to start thinking about where you’re going to stay In the USA this summer on your J1.

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