Frequently Asked Questions

Getting Started

  • Why should I choose Infinity Abroad?

    Infinity Abroad offers exciting Work & Tracel USA Programs, made available at minimal time and cost hassle to you.

    Infinity Abroad provides comprehensive, flexible services to manage your participation process, in order to free up your time to cope with your busy university schedule, and achieve the ultimate goal of enjoying your experience abroad, without having to worry about the housekeeping.

    Our highly qualified international co-operators are individually assigned to personally oversee your journey with us from the start to the end. They are equipped with the knowledge and expertise necessary to assist and advise you regarding any aspects of your Program.

    Therefore, be assured that your lifetime adventure is in safe hands, with Infinity Abroad.

  • What is the Work & Travel Program?

    The Work & Travel USA program offers university/college students and fresh graduates the opportunity to work in the United States and gain valuable international work experience while earning money to cover expenses. Participants may work for a maximum 4 months in the summer, spring or winter and will be rewarded extra 30 days to travel everywhere across the United States.

  • How can I participate in the Work & Travel Program?

    You must be sponsored by one of the State Department’s designated sponsors through Infinity Abroad which authorized to conduct Work & Travel program in the United States. A qualified sponsor will issue you the mandatory legal documents in order to apply for the visa in the U.S. Embassy.

  • How do I apply?

    Simply fill out an Information Request Form to start the application process. A representative in Infinity Abroad will contact you promptly with more information and a full application form.

    How Infinity Abroad screens and selects eligible participants?

    Infinity Abroad will conduct a personal interview to ensure that the program is suitable to your background, expectations, and experience according (but not limited to) the criteria defined below.

    • Student Status/ academic background
    • English proficiency
    • Age limit
    • Location Interest
    • Job interest

  • What is the definition of “student”?

    You must be pursuing a full-time diploma, degree or post-graduate courses in a university/college outside the U.S. You may be a final year student, foreign student studying locally, local student studying internationally outside the U.S., provided you meet all the eligibility requirements.

  • I just graduated. Can I join Work & Travel USA?

    Yes, as long as you participation date falls within 6 months of the end of your studies.

  • How good does my English have to be?

    You do not have to be an excellent English speaker but you must possess at least conversational English skills and be able to communicate comfortably on your own in a complete English speaking environment. The level of your English language knowledge plays a large part in placement options. You must undergo an English screening interview with Infinity Abroad to determine your English level and accordingly define what types of job functions would be best suited for you.

  • How old do I need to be?

    You must be between the ages of 18 and 28 years old.

  • Can I choose where I will live/work?

    Many employers provide housing or housing assistance as a part of your job. You will be given at least one housing option in addition to your job placement if your housing is not provided by your employer. Infinity Abroad will work with your host company to determine to best available housing and we will make sure you have this information at the time of your placement.

  • How am I getting from the airport to my housing/ workplace?

    If your employer will not be picking you up at the airport, you are responsible to plan your own transportation method to go to your housing/ workplace. Infinity Abroad will work with your host company to determine to best way to travel to your employer destination, and we will make sure you have this information at the time of your placement.

  • How much money should I bring with me to the United States?

    Infinity Abroad encourages you to bring a minimum of USD500 to cover initial expenses such as rental, housing deposit and meals. This is important, as you may not receive your first pay check until after you’ve been working for two weeks.

  • What if I am injured or ill while working on my job in the United States?

    You will be covered by workers’ compensation benefits provided by your host company.

  • What if I am injured or get sick outside of work while in the United States?

    You are required to purchase a medical insurance policy before leaving for the United States at a minimum cost. The insurance will cover for sickness or accident during the entire program participation. For the details on insurance coverage, please refer to the insurance policy that you signed/will be signing during your application.

  • When will my medical insurance expire?

    Your insurance coverage is terminated on the end date on your DS-2019 form.

  • Extending your Medical Insurance Coverage

    As a participant on the Work & Travel Program it is your responsibility to maintain your health insurance for the duration of your stay. Many participants choose to stay an additional 30 days in the U.S. after they have finished working. For this reason an additional 4 weeks of medical insurance can be purchased from your sponsor. This purchase must be done before the program end date listed on your DS-2019 form.

Housing

  • Can I change my residence during my program?

    This depends on the terms and the arrangements you made with your employment agreement. Your agreement might have included pre-arranged accommodations in which case, you will not be allowed to seek other housing, unless your employer allows you to do so. If your housing is self-arranged, you are allowed to change, but it also depends on your housing agreements with the landlord. At all times, keep your sponsor informed of any changes of your housing locations.

  • Why can’t I move out now, I found something cheaper?

    Since you arranged to secure your housing in advance, you are making a legal commitment. If you break this commitment, or leave, you will lose your deposit and risk facing legal action.

  • Why do I need to pay a cleaning fee?

    A cleaning fee is usually required to have professional cleaning of carpets and furniture done after your departure. It is normal to include this type of fee when a property is rented for 3 or more months.

  • How do I apply?

    Simply fill out an Information Request Form to start the application process. A representative in Infinity Abroad will contact you promptly with more information and a full application form.

    How Infinity Abroad screens and selects eligible participants?

    Infinity Abroad will conduct a personal interview to ensure that the program is suitable to your background, expectations, and experience according (but not limited to) the criteria defined below.

    • Student Status/ academic background
    • English proficiency
    • Age limit
    • Location Interest
    • Job interest

  • What is the definition of “student”?

    You must be pursuing a full-time diploma, degree or post-graduate courses in a university/college outside the U.S. You may be a final year student, foreign student studying locally, local student studying internationally outside the U.S., provided you meet all the eligibility requirements.

  • I just graduated. Can I join Work & Travel USA?

    Yes, as long as you participation date falls within 6 months of the end of your studies.

  • How good does my English have to be?

    You do not have to be an excellent English speaker but you must possess at least conversational English skills and be able to communicate comfortably on your own in a complete English speaking environment. The level of your English language knowledge plays a large part in placement options. You must undergo an English screening interview with Infinity Abroad to determine your English level and accordingly define what types of job functions would be best suited for you.

  • How old do I need to be?

    You must be between the ages of 18 and 28 years old.

  • Can I choose where I will live/work?

    Many employers provide housing or housing assistance as a part of your job. You will be given at least one housing option in addition to your job placement if your housing is not provided by your employer. Infinity Abroad will work with your host company to determine to best available housing and we will make sure you have this information at the time of your placement.

  • How am I getting from the airport to my housing/ workplace?

    If your employer will not be picking you up at the airport, you are responsible to plan your own transportation method to go to your housing/ workplace. Infinity Abroad will work with your host company to determine to best way to travel to your employer destination, and we will make sure you have this information at the time of your placement.

  • How much money should I bring with me to the United States?

    Infinity Abroad encourages you to bring a minimum of USD500 to cover initial expenses such as rental, housing deposit and meals. This is important, as you may not receive your first pay check until after you’ve been working for two weeks.

  • What if I am injured or ill while working on my job in the United States?

    You will be covered by workers’ compensation benefits provided by your host company.

  • What if I am injured or get sick outside of work while in the United States?

    You are required to purchase a medical insurance policy before leaving for the United States at a minimum cost. The insurance will cover for sickness or accident during the entire program participation. For the details on insurance coverage, please refer to the insurance policy that you signed/will be signing during your application.

  • When will my medical insurance expire?

    Your insurance coverage is terminated on the end date on your DS-2019 form.

  • Extending your Medical Insurance Coverage

    As a participant on the Work & Travel Program it is your responsibility to maintain your health insurance for the duration of your stay. Many participants choose to stay an additional 30 days in the U.S. after they have finished working. For this reason an additional 4 weeks of medical insurance can be purchased from your sponsor. This purchase must be done before the program end date listed on your DS-2019 form.

Working in the United States

  • Why should I choose Infinity Abroad?

    Infinity Abroad offers exciting Work & Tracel USA Programs, made available at minimal time and cost hassle to you.

    Infinity Abroad provides comprehensive, flexible services to manage your participation process, in order to free up your time to cope with your busy university schedule, and achieve the ultimate goal of enjoying your experience abroad, without having to worry about the housekeeping.

    Our highly qualified international co-operators are individually assigned to personally oversee your journey with us from the start to the end. They are equipped with the knowledge and expertise necessary to assist and advise you regarding any aspects of your Program.

    Therefore, be assured that your lifetime adventure is in safe hands, with Infinity Abroad.

  • What is the Work & Travel Program?

    The Work & Travel USA program offers university/college students and fresh graduates the opportunity to work in the United States and gain valuable international work experience while earning money to cover expenses. Participants may work for a maximum 4 months in the summer, spring or winter and will be rewarded extra 30 days to travel everywhere across the United States.

  • How can I participate in the Work & Travel Program?

    You must be sponsored by one of the State Department’s designated sponsors through Infinity Abroad which authorized to conduct Work & Travel program in the United States. A qualified sponsor will issue you the mandatory legal documents in order to apply for the visa in the U.S. Embassy.

  • How do I apply?

    Simply fill out an Information Request Form to start the application process. A representative in Infinity Abroad will contact you promptly with more information and a full application form.

    How Infinity Abroad screens and selects eligible participants?

    Infinity Abroad will conduct a personal interview to ensure that the program is suitable to your background, expectations, and experience according (but not limited to) the criteria defined below.

    • Student Status/ academic background
    • English proficiency
    • Age limit
    • Location Interest
    • Job interest

  • What is the definition of “student”?

    You must be pursuing a full-time diploma, degree or post-graduate courses in a university/college outside the U.S. You may be a final year student, foreign student studying locally, local student studying internationally outside the U.S., provided you meet all the eligibility requirements.

  • I just graduated. Can I join Work & Travel USA?

    Yes, as long as you participation date falls within 6 months of the end of your studies.

  • How good does my English have to be?

    You do not have to be an excellent English speaker but you must possess at least conversational English skills and be able to communicate comfortably on your own in a complete English speaking environment. The level of your English language knowledge plays a large part in placement options. You must undergo an English screening interview with Infinity Abroad to determine your English level and accordingly define what types of job functions would be best suited for you.

  • How old do I need to be?

    You must be between the ages of 18 and 28 years old.

  • Can I choose where I will live/work?

    Many employers provide housing or housing assistance as a part of your job. You will be given at least one housing option in addition to your job placement if your housing is not provided by your employer. Infinity Abroad will work with your host company to determine to best available housing and we will make sure you have this information at the time of your placement.

  • How am I getting from the airport to my housing/ workplace?

    If your employer will not be picking you up at the airport, you are responsible to plan your own transportation method to go to your housing/ workplace. Infinity Abroad will work with your host company to determine to best way to travel to your employer destination, and we will make sure you have this information at the time of your placement.

  • How much money should I bring with me to the United States?

    Infinity Abroad encourages you to bring a minimum of USD500 to cover initial expenses such as rental, housing deposit and meals. This is important, as you may not receive your first pay check until after you’ve been working for two weeks.

  • What if I am injured or ill while working on my job in the United States?

    You will be covered by workers’ compensation benefits provided by your host company.

  • What if I am injured or get sick outside of work while in the United States?

    You are required to purchase a medical insurance policy before leaving for the United States at a minimum cost. The insurance will cover for sickness or accident during the entire program participation. For the details on insurance coverage, please refer to the insurance policy that you signed/will be signing during your application.

  • When will my medical insurance expire?

    Your insurance coverage is terminated on the end date on your DS-2019 form.

  • Extending your Medical Insurance Coverage

    As a participant on the Work & Travel Program it is your responsibility to maintain your health insurance for the duration of your stay. Many participants choose to stay an additional 30 days in the U.S. after they have finished working. For this reason an additional 4 weeks of medical insurance can be purchased from your sponsor. This purchase must be done before the program end date listed on your DS-2019 form.

Social Security Card Information

  • Why should I choose Infinity Abroad?

    Infinity Abroad offers exciting Work & Tracel USA Programs, made available at minimal time and cost hassle to you.

    Infinity Abroad provides comprehensive, flexible services to manage your participation process, in order to free up your time to cope with your busy university schedule, and achieve the ultimate goal of enjoying your experience abroad, without having to worry about the housekeeping.

    Our highly qualified international co-operators are individually assigned to personally oversee your journey with us from the start to the end. They are equipped with the knowledge and expertise necessary to assist and advise you regarding any aspects of your Program.

    Therefore, be assured that your lifetime adventure is in safe hands, with Infinity Abroad.

  • What is the Work & Travel Program?

    The Work & Travel USA program offers university/college students and fresh graduates the opportunity to work in the United States and gain valuable international work experience while earning money to cover expenses. Participants may work for a maximum 4 months in the summer, spring or winter and will be rewarded extra 30 days to travel everywhere across the United States.

  • How can I participate in the Work & Travel Program?

    You must be sponsored by one of the State Department’s designated sponsors through Infinity Abroad which authorized to conduct Work & Travel program in the United States. A qualified sponsor will issue you the mandatory legal documents in order to apply for the visa in the U.S. Embassy.

  • How do I apply?

    Simply fill out an Information Request Form to start the application process. A representative in Infinity Abroad will contact you promptly with more information and a full application form.

    How Infinity Abroad screens and selects eligible participants?

    Infinity Abroad will conduct a personal interview to ensure that the program is suitable to your background, expectations, and experience according (but not limited to) the criteria defined below.

    • Student Status/ academic background
    • English proficiency
    • Age limit
    • Location Interest
    • Job interest

  • What is the definition of “student”?

    You must be pursuing a full-time diploma, degree or post-graduate courses in a university/college outside the U.S. You may be a final year student, foreign student studying locally, local student studying internationally outside the U.S., provided you meet all the eligibility requirements.

  • I just graduated. Can I join Work & Travel USA?

    Yes, as long as you participation date falls within 6 months of the end of your studies.

  • How good does my English have to be?

    You do not have to be an excellent English speaker but you must possess at least conversational English skills and be able to communicate comfortably on your own in a complete English speaking environment. The level of your English language knowledge plays a large part in placement options. You must undergo an English screening interview with Infinity Abroad to determine your English level and accordingly define what types of job functions would be best suited for you.

  • How old do I need to be?

    You must be between the ages of 18 and 28 years old.

  • Can I choose where I will live/work?

    Many employers provide housing or housing assistance as a part of your job. You will be given at least one housing option in addition to your job placement if your housing is not provided by your employer. Infinity Abroad will work with your host company to determine to best available housing and we will make sure you have this information at the time of your placement.

  • How am I getting from the airport to my housing/ workplace?

    If your employer will not be picking you up at the airport, you are responsible to plan your own transportation method to go to your housing/ workplace. Infinity Abroad will work with your host company to determine to best way to travel to your employer destination, and we will make sure you have this information at the time of your placement.

  • How much money should I bring with me to the United States?

    Infinity Abroad encourages you to bring a minimum of USD500 to cover initial expenses such as rental, housing deposit and meals. This is important, as you may not receive your first pay check until after you’ve been working for two weeks.

  • What if I am injured or ill while working on my job in the United States?

    You will be covered by workers’ compensation benefits provided by your host company.

  • What if I am injured or get sick outside of work while in the United States?

    You are required to purchase a medical insurance policy before leaving for the United States at a minimum cost. The insurance will cover for sickness or accident during the entire program participation. For the details on insurance coverage, please refer to the insurance policy that you signed/will be signing during your application.

  • When will my medical insurance expire?

    Your insurance coverage is terminated on the end date on your DS-2019 form.

  • Extending your Medical Insurance Coverage

    As a participant on the Work & Travel Program it is your responsibility to maintain your health insurance for the duration of your stay. Many participants choose to stay an additional 30 days in the U.S. after they have finished working. For this reason an additional 4 weeks of medical insurance can be purchased from your sponsor. This purchase must be done before the program end date listed on your DS-2019 form.

Traveling in the United States

  • Why should I choose Infinity Abroad?

    Infinity Abroad offers exciting Work & Tracel USA Programs, made available at minimal time and cost hassle to you.

    Infinity Abroad provides comprehensive, flexible services to manage your participation process, in order to free up your time to cope with your busy university schedule, and achieve the ultimate goal of enjoying your experience abroad, without having to worry about the housekeeping.

    Our highly qualified international co-operators are individually assigned to personally oversee your journey with us from the start to the end. They are equipped with the knowledge and expertise necessary to assist and advise you regarding any aspects of your Program.

    Therefore, be assured that your lifetime adventure is in safe hands, with Infinity Abroad.

  • What is the Work & Travel Program?

    The Work & Travel USA program offers university/college students and fresh graduates the opportunity to work in the United States and gain valuable international work experience while earning money to cover expenses. Participants may work for a maximum 4 months in the summer, spring or winter and will be rewarded extra 30 days to travel everywhere across the United States.

  • How can I participate in the Work & Travel Program?

    You must be sponsored by one of the State Department’s designated sponsors through Infinity Abroad which authorized to conduct Work & Travel program in the United States. A qualified sponsor will issue you the mandatory legal documents in order to apply for the visa in the U.S. Embassy.

  • How do I apply?

    Simply fill out an Information Request Form to start the application process. A representative in Infinity Abroad will contact you promptly with more information and a full application form.

    How Infinity Abroad screens and selects eligible participants?

    Infinity Abroad will conduct a personal interview to ensure that the program is suitable to your background, expectations, and experience according (but not limited to) the criteria defined below.

    • Student Status/ academic background
    • English proficiency
    • Age limit
    • Location Interest
    • Job interest

  • What is the definition of “student”?

    You must be pursuing a full-time diploma, degree or post-graduate courses in a university/college outside the U.S. You may be a final year student, foreign student studying locally, local student studying internationally outside the U.S., provided you meet all the eligibility requirements.

  • I just graduated. Can I join Work & Travel USA?

    Yes, as long as you participation date falls within 6 months of the end of your studies.

  • How good does my English have to be?

    You do not have to be an excellent English speaker but you must possess at least conversational English skills and be able to communicate comfortably on your own in a complete English speaking environment. The level of your English language knowledge plays a large part in placement options. You must undergo an English screening interview with Infinity Abroad to determine your English level and accordingly define what types of job functions would be best suited for you.

  • How old do I need to be?

    You must be between the ages of 18 and 28 years old.

  • Can I choose where I will live/work?

    Many employers provide housing or housing assistance as a part of your job. You will be given at least one housing option in addition to your job placement if your housing is not provided by your employer. Infinity Abroad will work with your host company to determine to best available housing and we will make sure you have this information at the time of your placement.

  • How am I getting from the airport to my housing/ workplace?

    If your employer will not be picking you up at the airport, you are responsible to plan your own transportation method to go to your housing/ workplace. Infinity Abroad will work with your host company to determine to best way to travel to your employer destination, and we will make sure you have this information at the time of your placement.

  • How much money should I bring with me to the United States?

    Infinity Abroad encourages you to bring a minimum of USD500 to cover initial expenses such as rental, housing deposit and meals. This is important, as you may not receive your first pay check until after you’ve been working for two weeks.

  • What if I am injured or ill while working on my job in the United States?

    You will be covered by workers’ compensation benefits provided by your host company.

  • What if I am injured or get sick outside of work while in the United States?

    You are required to purchase a medical insurance policy before leaving for the United States at a minimum cost. The insurance will cover for sickness or accident during the entire program participation. For the details on insurance coverage, please refer to the insurance policy that you signed/will be signing during your application.

  • When will my medical insurance expire?

    Your insurance coverage is terminated on the end date on your DS-2019 form.

  • Extending your Medical Insurance Coverage

    As a participant on the Work & Travel Program it is your responsibility to maintain your health insurance for the duration of your stay. Many participants choose to stay an additional 30 days in the U.S. after they have finished working. For this reason an additional 4 weeks of medical insurance can be purchased from your sponsor. This purchase must be done before the program end date listed on your DS-2019 form.

Post Program

  • Why should I choose Infinity Abroad?

    Infinity Abroad offers exciting Work & Tracel USA Programs, made available at minimal time and cost hassle to you.

    Infinity Abroad provides comprehensive, flexible services to manage your participation process, in order to free up your time to cope with your busy university schedule, and achieve the ultimate goal of enjoying your experience abroad, without having to worry about the housekeeping.

    Our highly qualified international co-operators are individually assigned to personally oversee your journey with us from the start to the end. They are equipped with the knowledge and expertise necessary to assist and advise you regarding any aspects of your Program.

    Therefore, be assured that your lifetime adventure is in safe hands, with Infinity Abroad.

  • What is the Work & Travel Program?

    The Work & Travel USA program offers university/college students and fresh graduates the opportunity to work in the United States and gain valuable international work experience while earning money to cover expenses. Participants may work for a maximum 4 months in the summer, spring or winter and will be rewarded extra 30 days to travel everywhere across the United States.

  • How can I participate in the Work & Travel Program?

    You must be sponsored by one of the State Department’s designated sponsors through Infinity Abroad which authorized to conduct Work & Travel program in the United States. A qualified sponsor will issue you the mandatory legal documents in order to apply for the visa in the U.S. Embassy.

  • How do I apply?

    Simply fill out an Information Request Form to start the application process. A representative in Infinity Abroad will contact you promptly with more information and a full application form.

    How Infinity Abroad screens and selects eligible participants?

    Infinity Abroad will conduct a personal interview to ensure that the program is suitable to your background, expectations, and experience according (but not limited to) the criteria defined below.

    • Student Status/ academic background
    • English proficiency
    • Age limit
    • Location Interest
    • Job interest

  • What is the definition of “student”?

    You must be pursuing a full-time diploma, degree or post-graduate courses in a university/college outside the U.S. You may be a final year student, foreign student studying locally, local student studying internationally outside the U.S., provided you meet all the eligibility requirements.

  • I just graduated. Can I join Work & Travel USA?

    Yes, as long as you participation date falls within 6 months of the end of your studies.

  • How good does my English have to be?

    You do not have to be an excellent English speaker but you must possess at least conversational English skills and be able to communicate comfortably on your own in a complete English speaking environment. The level of your English language knowledge plays a large part in placement options. You must undergo an English screening interview with Infinity Abroad to determine your English level and accordingly define what types of job functions would be best suited for you.

  • How old do I need to be?

    You must be between the ages of 18 and 28 years old.

  • Can I choose where I will live/work?

    Many employers provide housing or housing assistance as a part of your job. You will be given at least one housing option in addition to your job placement if your housing is not provided by your employer. Infinity Abroad will work with your host company to determine to best available housing and we will make sure you have this information at the time of your placement.

  • How am I getting from the airport to my housing/ workplace?

    If your employer will not be picking you up at the airport, you are responsible to plan your own transportation method to go to your housing/ workplace. Infinity Abroad will work with your host company to determine to best way to travel to your employer destination, and we will make sure you have this information at the time of your placement.

  • How much money should I bring with me to the United States?

    Infinity Abroad encourages you to bring a minimum of USD500 to cover initial expenses such as rental, housing deposit and meals. This is important, as you may not receive your first pay check until after you’ve been working for two weeks.

  • What if I am injured or ill while working on my job in the United States?

    You will be covered by workers’ compensation benefits provided by your host company.

  • What if I am injured or get sick outside of work while in the United States?

    You are required to purchase a medical insurance policy before leaving for the United States at a minimum cost. The insurance will cover for sickness or accident during the entire program participation. For the details on insurance coverage, please refer to the insurance policy that you signed/will be signing during your application.

  • When will my medical insurance expire?

    Your insurance coverage is terminated on the end date on your DS-2019 form.

  • Extending your Medical Insurance Coverage

    As a participant on the Work & Travel Program it is your responsibility to maintain your health insurance for the duration of your stay. Many participants choose to stay an additional 30 days in the U.S. after they have finished working. For this reason an additional 4 weeks of medical insurance can be purchased from your sponsor. This purchase must be done before the program end date listed on your DS-2019 form.