Program Cost

  • $795
  • Group discounts available

What This Includes

  • 5 nights of accommodation upon arrival
  • Orientation
  • Job recruitment assistance
  • Guaranteed job interview for hotel industry
  • Waived admission for one group activity, with free activities also available periodically
  • Visa included for 5-month program
  • Access to Dublin support and resource center
  • Access to social media group
  • Mail service
  • Resume service
  • Support from alumni
  • Luggage storage
  • InterExchange T-shirt
  • The incomparable personal and professional development that comes with living, working, and traveling abroad!


  • The national minimum wage in Ireland is currently €10.10/hour and many participants earn between €11 and €16/hour.

Other Costs to Consider

  • Airfare
  • Travel medical insurance
  • Irish Residence Permit (€300)
  • Personal spending money recommended ($4,000)
  • If you’re traveling for more than five months you’ll need to arrange your own work authorization ($350 - $370). We’ll provide information on the process.
U.S. Department of State-Designated J-1 Visa Sponsor
Alliance for International Exchange
Exclusive partner of the Erasmus Student Network for J-1 Visa sponsorship of internships in the U.S.
European-American Chamber of Commerce New York
Generation Study Abroad
Global Ties U.S.
International Au Pair Association
WYSE Travel Confederation