Duration

WORK & TRAVEL USA allows you to work anywhere in the US during your summer vacation for a maximum duration of 4 months. Depending in which country you are studying, the WORK & TRAVEL USA program dates are:

  • United Kingdom: from June 1st to September 30th
  • France: from June 1st to September 30th
  • Belgium: from June 30th to September 15th
  • Switzerland: from May 31st to September 16th
  • Luxembourg: from July 9th to September 9th
  • Italy: from June 15th to September 15th

You can arrive in the United States up to 5 days prior to the beginning of your employment. You are also allowed to extend your stay as a tourist for 30 additional days after your last day of employment (your DS-2019 end date). You cannot work during these two grace periods.