This summer program is ideal for international students who are searching for life-changing opportunities to learn, explore and mingle with people from all over the world.
GeoVisions can help you find a great opportunity with our network of employers who are honored to host international exchange students. Based upon your preferences, educational pursuits,and past work experience, we’ll help you choose a destination and match you with the best available job opportunity. Working in the U.S. is a great way to immerse yourself with its people and culture, creating friendships and connections that will last a lifetime.
Get ready to discover the United States and learn why cultural exchange programs have enriched the lives and experiences of hundreds of thousands of global students.
Finding a Job
GeoVisions will work with you and our international partners to match you with one of the many positions and locations we have available.
There are several ways we will introduce you to a potential employer, using job and recruitment fairs for face-to-face interviews, or in most cases, a simple Skype interview will give you and the employer a great chance to meet and learn more about each other. In some cases, you may have found a position on your own, and we can assist you with obtaining the necessary visa forms allowing you to come to the United States. In this situation, GeoVisions will serve as your sponsor, and we must approve the position, ensuring that it meets the Department of State requirements.
Jobs must meet the rules, regulations, and intent of the J-1 Exchange Visitor Program, which focuses on providing a cultural exchange experience
All jobs must allow adequate time to allow for cultural education and exploring U.S. communities and participating in activities and events
Jobs must be seasonal or temporary in nature
Jobs must provide a salary that meets the minimum wage regulations
Jobs must for provide your safety, well being, and protect your rights
Getting Ready for Your Program
The effort to put into the program from preparing for a job interview, completing necessary paperwork and interviews, to showing your enthusiasm while working in your U.S. job will pay off! Your experience will be easier and more rewarding when you are prepared, organized, and cooperative.
GeoVisions and our partners will assist you with preparing for your program, but ultimately the responsibility is yours.
Contact us to start your United States adventure
You’ll need to :
Get all the needed documents together
- Make sure you have the health and finances to have an enjoyable trip
- Make travel, housing, and transportation arrangements
- Prepare for your journey by packing the appropriate things
- Know what to do and where to go once you arrive in the U.S.
- Complete orientation and monthly SEVIS check-ins
Support During your Program
While you may be far from home, GeoVisions and our host employers will do everything we can to make you feel at home in the U.S. We’ll assist you throughout your program, making sure you are doing well and enjoying your work experience.
Our support does not end until after you return safely home, but even then, we stay connected through our Alumni Program. We’ve done our job well, when you’ve had a great experience!