Fordham Hall Loyola Univerity Chicago Accommodation

2 bedroom apartments are now available at Loyola University through J1 Ireland. Book as group of 2 or 4. Prices start at $19.90. Great amenities and facilities. Single gender by apartment, coed building, Kitchen and Living Room, Clean linens and towels and room cleaning service will be provided on a weekly basis, at no additional charge. Ensuite bathrooms, Air […]

Department of Foreign Affairs J1 Guide for Irish Students

Following representation by J1 Ireland to the Department of Foreign Affairs, the department has issued a strong set of guidelines advising Irish students to best practice before securing or making payments for accommodation services before travelling to the United States on the J1 Visa Travel Program. Click here for DFA J1 Guide.

J1 Travel Advice for Irish students going to US

Travel advice for J1 students from Department of Foreign Affairs If you’re planning to take part in the J1 Student Work and Travel programme, here’s some useful advice to help ensure your trip goes smoothly. About the J1 programme The Student Work and Travel programme (J1 programme) allows students from the US and Ireland to […]

Lollapalooza Chicago 2015 Tickets go on sale Tuesday

Are you heading to Chicago this summer on your J1 visa work and travel programme? Lollapalooza  3 day music festival taking place in Grant Park from July 31 to August 2 is one of Chicago’s big summer attractions. Tickets go on sale tomorrow (Tuesday, March 24 2015). Line up is yet to be announced but check […]

J1 Jobs Chicago 2015

Irish students availing of our accommodation this summer 2015 will have, on arrival in Chicago,the opportunity to exclusively attend J1 Ireland’s complimentary summer jobs information and referral event. Here J1 students will meet directly with prospective employers offering J1 jobs in the hospitality and service sectors. Students will also have the opportunity to meet with […]