Become a UWT Host Company

index_fc_img1Becoming a United Work and Travel host company employer is a wonderful cultural opportunity that you and your staff will never forget. Enrich your business with J-1 students from over 40 countries by submitting a request to apply to become a United Work and Travel host company employer today! The J-1 Summer Work/Travel Program is an excellent way to diversify your business while meeting your seasonal or temporary staffing needs.


There is NO cost to your company for offering employment to one of our J-1 Summer Work/Travel participants. However, there is a brief vetting and approval process that our friendly staff will gladly walk you through, step by step.

We offer three main seasons of J-1 Summer Work/Travel students – winter, spring and summer. Participants must earn at least the minimum wage for your area and receive fair and equal treatment. Participants must also be properly taxed and reported, and may not be paid in cash.

Please submit the form below and a team member will get back to you or feel free to complete a Job Offer Request Form and email it to us at