Obtaining a J-1 Visa to work in the USA for next term
Matched in the first interview cycle? The deadline to submit your two-part online application to our visa sponsors is March 14, 2019.
The International Employment Specialist is available to answer your visa application questions.
Firm deadlines for applying for a work permit through USA Visa sponsors
- For international students (travelling on a non-Canadian passport)
- Submit your application to the sponsor by 4:00 p.m. on April 26, 2019.
- For Canadian students
- Submit your application to the sponsor by 4:00 p.m. on May 3, 2019.
If you miss the deadlines
- You will have to make other arrangements or plan this opportunity for your next scheduled work term.
- If you miss the above deadlines, the process and your start date will be delayed, possibly affecting the validation of a co-op credit. In some cases, obtaining a visa is no longer permitted.
- If this happens, contact your student advisor (or career advisor if you had not had a work term).