Work USA

How it works

Book now for summer 2023 with a deposit and our Work USA team will guide you through the rest – from finding a job to securing you sponsorship and J-1 visa.

Work USA FAQs Got questions? We’ve got answers.

What is the Work USA program?

Work USA is a summer work and travel program exclusive to university students. It allows you to work for up to four months in a paid seasonal job anywhere in the USA over the summer period (Jun-Sep). 

BUNAC support you every step of the way – from visa assistance and job hunting to in-country support when you’re in America.

Do I need to be a student to apply?

When is the latest I can apply?

Can I do Work USA more than once?

What kind of job can I do?

Where can I work

How much will I earn?

Will I be working on my own?

Can I work with a friend?

What happens if I can’t find a job?

Can I find my own job?

Is accommodation included?

What is the J-1 visa?

How many J-1 visas can I have in my lifetime?

How long does the visa process take?

Do I need a sponsor to apply for a J-1 visa?

Will my visa be issued on the day of my US Embassy interview?

How long is my J-1 visa valid for?

What is the DS2019?

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