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Summer Work & Travel
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February 5, 2024

The U.S. Embassy is pleased to announce that the Summer Work and Travel season is upon us.  This program provides foreign students with an opportunity to live and work in the United States during their summer vacation from college or university to experience and to be exposed to the people and way of life in the United States.

To qualify SWT students must:

  • Be sufficiently proficient in English;
  • Be a post-secondary school students enrolled in and actively pursuing a degree
  • Have successfully completed at least one semester of post-secondary academic study; and
  • Pre-placed in a job prior to entry (unless from a visa waiver country).

Sound like something you are interested in? 

Find more information here: http://j1visa.state.gov/programs/summer-work-travel/

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