How much does it costs?

The Association charge US$800 administration fee for the 12-month Student Work and Travel Program, and US$1,200 administration fee for the Intern Program. Each participant automatically become a member of the American Australian Association and is charged US$150 membership fee.


In addition to this, participants should note the US Government charges three separate fees pertaining to the J-1 visa. These fees are listed in US dollar amounts and will be charged at the applicable exchange rate:  $131 visa application fee, $105 visa issuance (reciprocity fee) and $35 SEVIS fee. It is mandatory that you obtain an adequate level of medical coverage for the duration of their visit.


*Please check the Department of State – Exchange Visitor Program website for the most updated list of fees: