1. Announcement:
    Forum Rules - Read Before Posting
    Beer Baron (Administrator)
    June 19th, 2010
    Views:
    21,057
Page 1 of 59 123451151 ... LastLast
Threads 1 to 50 of 2945

Forum: Applying: The Archives

Going through the way-too-long misery of the JET Program application process? Read what previous applicants and JETs have said! You can read old SOPs here, pore through a treasure trove of advice and tips, and see what has worked (and what hasn't) in the past.

  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Interview Questions/Advice

    Started by Nak, January 10th, 2011 06:34
    19 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 19
    • Replies: 372
    • Views: 64,697
    March 2nd, 2012, 18:28 Go to last post
  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Attention: Lurkers!

    Started by word, September 3rd, 2010 10:36
    14 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 14
    • Replies: 260
    • Views: 46,923
    November 5th, 2012, 08:52 Go to last post
  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Does anyone like JET??

    Started by sandbear, April 23rd, 2013 12:10
    5 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5
    • Replies: 93
    • Views: 33,098
    August 7th, 2013, 13:04 Go to last post
  1. 2009 JET Applicants List

    Started by Hoonta, September 19th, 2008 06:26
    60 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 60
    • Replies: 1,195
    • Views: 94,619
    July 3rd, 2009, 12:26 Go to last post
  2. Calling all Brits [and Irish] 2011

    Started by Shankerbelle, September 7th, 2010 19:42
    102 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 102
    • Replies: 2,027
    • Views: 92,942
    December 17th, 2012, 14:56 Go to last post
  3. 2009 Upgrades

    Started by TheSpartanPope, April 10th, 2009 23:40
    42 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 42
    • Replies: 829
    • Views: 92,366
    November 3rd, 2009, 09:40 Go to last post
  4. Interview Questions

    Started by Doomer, November 24th, 2005 07:14
    24 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 24
    • Replies: 462
    • Views: 85,190
    February 5th, 2011, 11:42 Go to last post
  5. Group B

    Started by Strange_quark, April 21st, 2011 07:08
    79 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 79
    • Replies: 1,571
    • Views: 79,021
    August 4th, 2011, 14:02 Go to last post
  6. Calling all Brits!

    Started by Rachel1404, October 3rd, 2008 06:49
    71 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 71
    • Replies: 1,404
    • Views: 76,695
    July 25th, 2009, 21:14 Go to last post
  7. Girl Stuff in Japan - Female Issues :]

    Started by dolphincandi, April 7th, 2008 02:11
    41 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 41
    • Replies: 811
    • Views: 74,476
    July 14th, 2012, 01:26 Go to last post
  8. Wasting time until results...

    Started by Cytrix, February 26th, 2011 18:48
    83 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 83
    • Replies: 1,643
    • Views: 68,040
    May 13th, 2011, 19:15 Go to last post
  9. ITIL ALTERNATES Master List and Upgraded News!

    Started by kotatsu-sama, April 8th, 2007 12:44
    43 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 43
    • Replies: 855
    • Views: 65,350
    November 2nd, 2007, 12:02 Go to last post
  10. Calling All Brits [and Irish] '09

    Started by Rachel1404, September 7th, 2009 14:05
    61 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 61
    • Replies: 1,200
    • Views: 64,654
    July 25th, 2010, 23:47 Go to last post
  11. Official 2010 Applicant List

    Started by thewingedwitch, November 21st, 2009 12:22
    45 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 45
    • Replies: 895
    • Views: 62,078
    November 8th, 2010, 03:55 Go to last post
  12. Official Alternate Thread

    Started by patjs, April 4th, 2008 06:46
    45 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 45
    • Replies: 882
    • Views: 61,959
    July 17th, 2009, 04:04 Go to last post
  13. The Official 2008 JET Application Thread

    Started by enrique_suave, November 27th, 2007 01:20
    42 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 42
    • Replies: 838
    • Views: 59,937
    September 6th, 2008, 12:42 Go to last post
  14. Interview Questions and Advice 2014

    Started by kbui, January 8th, 2014 01:23
    29 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 29
    • Replies: 577
    • Views: 57,233
    March 7th, 2014, 23:36 Go to last post
  15. placements out??

    Started by melty, May 8th, 2008 22:16
    40 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 40
    • Replies: 791
    • Views: 54,121
    May 18th, 2010, 14:23 Go to last post
  16. Applying for 2012.....

    Started by elizabath, July 6th, 2011 14:22
    35 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 35
    • Replies: 689
    • Views: 53,402
    February 9th, 2012, 02:00 Go to last post
  17. Packing for Japan

    Started by uthinkimlost?, March 12th, 2014 07:35
    22 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 22
    • Replies: 428
    • Views: 53,170
    July 30th, 2014, 16:44 Go to last post
  18. "So how'd your interview go?" 2009

    Started by Rachel1404, January 16th, 2009 05:11
    38 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 38
    • Replies: 753
    • Views: 52,659
    January 31st, 2010, 12:36 Go to last post
  19. Ask Uncle Dom

    Started by dombay, June 1st, 2009 22:35
    42 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 42
    • Replies: 822
    • Views: 52,250
    March 5th, 2010, 04:54 Go to last post
  20. Interview clothes?

    Started by keekers, January 27th, 2007 00:12
    40 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 40
    • Replies: 797
    • Views: 50,912
    March 1st, 2011, 17:28 Go to last post
  21. 2010 Upgrades

    Started by MissMaudlin, April 11th, 2010 06:19
    25 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 25
    • Replies: 492
    • Views: 45,456
    January 28th, 2011, 05:12 Go to last post
  22. Official 2010 Applicant Time-Waster thread

    Started by ExclamationMark, November 29th, 2009 02:21
    31 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 31
    • Replies: 616
    • Views: 41,236
    November 24th, 2010, 02:49 Go to last post
  23. Results are In

    Started by Jedirust, April 1st, 2014 06:32
    13 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 13
    • Replies: 248
    • Views: 40,562
    May 8th, 2014, 13:38 Go to last post
  24. Estimated time left until we hear about interviews?

    Started by 宇宙人侍, January 6th, 2011 05:11
    38 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 38
    • Replies: 753
    • Views: 39,945
    February 8th, 2011, 20:32 Go to last post
  25. Upgrades!

    Started by malus, April 11th, 2008 23:25
    23 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 23
    • Replies: 450
    • Views: 37,402
    April 11th, 2009, 00:02 Go to last post
  26. I just got my placement ^_^

    Started by ben260, May 19th, 2009 15:21
    25 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 25
    • Replies: 497
    • Views: 37,151
    May 18th, 2010, 13:41 Go to last post
  27. Post your SOPs here:

    Started by Waldroon, October 13th, 2009 12:18
    16 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 16
    • Replies: 315
    • Views: 36,192
    December 2nd, 2011, 22:54 Go to last post
  28. Interviews

    Started by MJjunkie86, January 7th, 2013 08:31
    12 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 12
    • Replies: 237
    • Views: 35,957
    April 11th, 2013, 11:33 Go to last post
  29. How did you choose what part of the country suited you?

    Started by Doodlebug, September 24th, 2011 02:11
    19 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 19
    • Replies: 361
    • Views: 35,663
    December 26th, 2012, 11:18 Go to last post
  30. Dear: you poor cunts

    Started by nothing123, April 2nd, 2009 14:02
    39 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 39
    • Replies: 766
    • Views: 34,768
    April 5th, 2009, 15:11 Go to last post
  31. Finding Your Predecessor/Successor

    Started by kalliea, May 15th, 2009 23:47
    15 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 15
    • Replies: 297
    • Views: 33,359
    May 18th, 2010, 12:23 Go to last post
  32. Shizuoka!

    Started by Celia, May 25th, 2007 14:59
    14 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 14
    • Replies: 264
    • Views: 32,547
    May 25th, 2012, 22:27 Go to last post
  33. SoP orgy?

    Started by broody, November 30th, 2006 13:56
    21 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 21
    • Replies: 406
    • Views: 31,718
    February 9th, 2008, 07:34 Go to last post
  34. UK Applicants - Results Info 2014

    Started by ninja_raj, April 2nd, 2014 20:25
    11 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 11
    • Replies: 213
    • Views: 31,449
    May 3rd, 2014, 19:50 Go to last post
  35. Poll: Showtime, Canada

    Started by enrique_suave, January 17th, 2008 03:08
    27 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 27
    • Replies: 524
    • Views: 31,326
    July 2nd, 2009, 02:10 Go to last post
  36. So, where do you stand with your 2014 application?

    Started by imightbetheone, November 6th, 2013 09:00
    25 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 25
    • Replies: 493
    • Views: 30,600
    February 6th, 2014, 05:27 Go to last post
  37. Fukuoka

    Started by WesleyCrusher, May 26th, 2009 22:39
    14 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 14
    • Replies: 276
    • Views: 30,412
    May 21st, 2013, 10:20 Go to last post
  38. Aspiring Canadian JETs 2014

    Started by AVN, October 5th, 2013 11:16
    11 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 11
    • Replies: 205
    • Views: 29,020
    July 29th, 2014, 16:44 Go to last post
  39. 2011 Upgrades

    Started by Juulz, April 21st, 2011 06:01
    17 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 17
    • Replies: 328
    • Views: 28,582
    August 19th, 2011, 21:38 Go to last post
  40. Successor information is out

    Started by keekers, May 12th, 2011 09:38
    11 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 11
    • Replies: 219
    • Views: 28,532
    July 12th, 2011, 20:02 Go to last post
  41. "So, how'd your interview go?" 2008

    Started by caffeinedreamer, January 24th, 2008 05:04
    14 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 14
    • Replies: 261
    • Views: 28,350
    March 28th, 2009, 23:55 Go to last post
  42. Poll: Just for fun - When do you think US results will be e-mailed?

    Started by ohheythere, March 22nd, 2009 03:21
    27 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 27
    • Replies: 526
    • Views: 28,233
    April 8th, 2009, 10:19 Go to last post
  43. UK JET application thread 2007/2008

    Started by beatnik, October 6th, 2007 17:58
    22 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 22
    • Replies: 428
    • Views: 26,465
    May 11th, 2008, 04:56 Go to last post
  44. Official 2011 Applicant Time-Waster thread

    Started by uthinkimlost?, November 24th, 2010 02:08
    32 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 32
    • Replies: 620
    • Views: 25,982
    February 7th, 2011, 16:29 Go to last post
  45. Couples Thread

    Started by tanuki, April 2nd, 2008 16:25
    12 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 12
    • Replies: 225
    • Views: 25,166
    October 31st, 2011, 23:49 Go to last post
  46. JETs in the Inaka

    Started by kgcava88, February 14th, 2010 02:40
    16 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 16
    • Replies: 300
    • Views: 24,550
    May 1st, 2010, 09:44 Go to last post
  47. danielplainview's crystal ball of win

    Started by Mr. Plainview, February 18th, 2009 10:07
    18 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 18
    • Replies: 348
    • Views: 24,083
    May 14th, 2009, 12:11 Go to last post
  48. Hyogo-ken

    Started by proslackerkramer, May 18th, 2007 00:23
    19 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 19
    • Replies: 369
    • Views: 24,027
    August 8th, 2008, 16:11 Go to last post
  49. Group A Countdown!!!!!

    Started by jonesinjapan, July 3rd, 2008 05:46
    24 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 24
    • Replies: 462
    • Views: 23,916
    July 30th, 2008, 05:12 Go to last post
  50. Sendai-shi, anyone? Miyagi in general?

    Started by zbop, May 22nd, 2007 12:44
    16 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 16
    • Replies: 308
    • Views: 23,848
    September 21st, 2009, 01:15 Go to last post

Thread Display Options

Use this control to limit the display of threads to those newer than the specified time frame.

Allows you to choose the data by which the thread list will be sorted.

Order threads in...

Note: when sorting by date, 'descending order' will show the newest results first.

Icon Legend

Contains unread posts
Contains unread posts
Contains no unread posts
Contains no unread posts
More than 25 replies or 150 views
Hot thread with unread posts
More than 25 replies or 150 views
Hot thread with no unread posts
Closed Thread
Thread is closed
Thread Contains a Message Written By You
You have posted in this thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •