Astolinks International

Study Abroad Programmes

Introduction to Work and Travel USA

  • Work & Travel USA, as its name suggests, is an exchange visitor programme that gives you the opportunity to work and travel in the United States. As a participant, you will have the unique chance to experience life in the U.S. as more than just a tourist. You will also be able to share your own traditions and culture with the American people, as well as other international students.
  • Once you meet the requirements of the programme and you’re accepted, Astolinks will do the following:
  • First, we will provide you with the proper documents so you can obtain a visa
  • Second, we guarantee you a job offer, which generally includes pre-arranged, affordable housing
  • Third, you will get further information regarding the parameters of the Work & Travel programme and living and working in the U.S.

Types of Jobs

  • Our programme has a number of job positions available, usually in the following industries:
  • Amusement parks;
  • Food and beverage retail concessions;
  • Retail stores/shops in tourist towns;
  • National parks;
  • Ski resorts.

The positions that are generally available include:

  • Lifeguard
  • Housekeeping/maids
  • Amusement park/national park/ski resort crewmembers. May include ride operating, ticket taking, food service, etc.
  • Painters
  • Landscaping 
  • Janitor

Required Documents

  • Completed application form with signed terms and conditions. If you are under 20, your guardian’s or parent’s signature must appear on application
  • Two original letters of reference in English
  • Resume or CV
  • Astolinks’ or partner’s Proof of Student form must be filled and sealed or stamped by university. A university letter that includes the same information as on the form is also acceptable
  • Copy of passport
  • 2 passport photos

Programme Cost

  • A registration fee of $90 is paid with the application form

The programme fee:

  • Program Total Cost: $1400
  • Initial payment: $1000
  • After visa payment: $400
  • Non – refundable: $500