Foreign Worker Information

SWAP Working Holidays

Contact: Lori Young

Phone Number: 1-888-FLY-CUTS (359-2887) – in Canada

Fax Number: 416-966-6644

Email address: [email protected]

Address: Travel CUTS are located across Canada

Website: Us.asp


Spend your time wisely this summer. Whether it’s in The Big Apple, Beverly Hills, Colorado Rockies, or perhaps Waikiki Beach – live, work and play in one of America’s exciting cities. If you’re looking for a position related to your studies, or just interested in a laid back fun job – the sky is the limit!

SWAP provides the legal documentation that permits Canadians to work anywhere in the United States. We guide you through the paperwork and take care of the red tape.

Package includes


$585 with full insurance coverage for the summer

$485 no insurance. Must proof adequate insurance coverage


  • Four-month J-1 American work permit

Support Services

  • Agent advice and assistance in completing the necessary visa documents to obtain your DS-2019, J-1 visa status
  • Ongoing support services, including a toll-free info line

Resource Materials

  • SWAP USA Arrival Information Pamphlet – information on Social Security, SEVIS regulations, taxes and much more
  • Social Security application forms and instructions
  • Once registered you have access to an exclusive job search with 100s of US employers and positions hiring NOW!
  • Valuable 24-month subscription to The Premium Web Edition of The BIG Guide to Living and Working Overseas

Visas are limited; so don’t put off your summer of fun any longer! REGISTRATION PACK FOUND HERE

Who We Are

SWAP Working Holidays is a non-profit program that offers young Canadians, aged 18-35 a truly unique opportunity to work and live abroad.

We are owned and operated by the Canadian Federation of Students, Canada’s national student organization. For more than 30 years, we’ve been assisting thousands of young Canadians plan their working holidays. We are the largest and most popular international youth exchange program in Canada and have assisted over 45,000 young Canadians in their travel and work aspirations.

Interested in traveling to Australia or Britain, or how about Japan or South Africa? Our goal is for you to have a successful working holiday. Orientation initially welcomes you to the destination and then goes over essential topics like banking, finding work, renting flats (aka apt.), national ID card applications, income tax and possible exemptions, employment laws, phones, etc. SWAP Working Holidays is an exclusive program to Travel CUTS and through their services and travel expertise we organize visas to our 12 worldwide destinations. There are over 65 Travel CUTS offices across Canada, visit and for more details.

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