Test your knowledge with our J1 quiz
How much do you know about the J1 programme?
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Answer these questions to prove whether you’re a J1 expert.
How old do you have to be to do a J1?
In order to get a J1 visa, you must be 18-30 years of age at the time of application.
What is the maximum amount of jobs you can have on a J1 programme?
You can have as many jobs as you like once they meet the J1 requirements and have been approved by the US Sponsor.
Which of the following groups cannot apply for a J1?
If you are a legal permanent resident of Great Britain who is studying in Great Britain, you cannot apply for a J1 visa.
If you change address while on your J1, when do you need to notify your sponsoring agency?
It is important that you inform your sponsoring agency of your new address within 10 days of moving.
Which of the following professions can you not work as on the J1 programme?
Jobs in warehouses are prohibited for those on J1 visas. The job that you get must be seasonal in nature and approved by your sponsoring agency.
How many times can you go on a J1 programme?
You can go on a J1 visa as many times as you wish provided you are eligible for the programme.
Can final year students apply to go on a J1?
Final year students can apply to go on a J1 but they must return to Ireland after their J1 is complete.