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Non-Official JET Applying Forum. Applying for JET or another ALT position this year? Missing the old "Aspiring" forums from Official? You've come to the right place! Feel free to ask questions, solicit advice, or seek help of any sort with the JET application process here. We'll be glad to help!

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  1. 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.

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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Basic application info and common JET myths

    Started by Page, September 28th, 2011 12:10
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 14,646
    October 5th, 2014, 18:54 Go to last post
  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Word's Formerly Secret Interview Advice

    Started by word, January 9th, 2014 10:26
    4 Pages
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    • Replies: 67
    • Views: 38,067
    November 2nd, 2015, 03:20 Go to last post
  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Attention: Lurkers!

    Started by word, October 2nd, 2013 10:58
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 12,928
    January 19th, 2016, 12:13 Go to last post
  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: Not so obvious advice for new ALTs

    Started by Jiggit, July 4th, 2014 14:07
    10 Pages
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    • Replies: 199
    • Views: 92,442
    June 4th, 2016, 11:04 Go to last post
  5. Sticky Thread Sticky: Statement of Purpose thread: advice and people who are willing to proofread

    Started by squirrelmagnolia, September 22nd, 2014 04:48
    9 Pages
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    • Replies: 169
    • Views: 59,572
    October 2nd, 2017, 08:38 Go to last post
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,203
    November 20th, 2014, 15:45 Go to last post
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 3,431
    November 20th, 2014, 20:39 Go to last post
  1. Proof of Graduation question

    Started by YeezyMode, November 18th, 2014 03:17
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 1,194
    November 21st, 2014, 06:30 Go to last post
  2. Statement of Purpose Length

    Started by YeezyMode, November 21st, 2014 10:59
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 866
    November 21st, 2014, 16:08 Go to last post
  3. JET Programme & Graduation

    Started by Viral, November 21st, 2014 21:10
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 1,872
    November 22nd, 2014, 02:40 Go to last post
  4. Moved: Irish application questions 2015

    Started by Murasaki Ookami, January 8th, 2015 11:18
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  5. Reason to panic...

    Started by phillyjoeremarkable, November 21st, 2014 03:16
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 1,737
    November 23rd, 2014, 00:11 Go to last post
  6. Statement of Physician and medication

    Started by laserlight, October 17th, 2014 23:10
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 20
    • Views: 2,779
    November 25th, 2014, 22:53 Go to last post
  7. Anyone having trouble printing the forms?

    Started by arual, November 14th, 2014 09:25
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 885
    November 26th, 2014, 23:24 Go to last post
  8. Application question - do you think I will be automatically disqualified?

    Started by Lorenzo, November 22nd, 2014 11:01
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 31
    • Views: 4,746
    November 28th, 2014, 01:06 Go to last post
  9. Is there anything I can do now to boost my chances?

    Started by haitch40, September 1st, 2014 00:38
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 46
    • Views: 6,212
    December 2nd, 2014, 04:09 Go to last post
  10. Dropping my minor?

    Started by Applicant2014, December 4th, 2014 04:45
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,109
    December 5th, 2014, 12:52 Go to last post
  11. JET Desk and Deducting Points

    Started by balderdash7, November 21st, 2014 02:44
    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 3,399
    December 7th, 2014, 12:47 Go to last post
    • Replies: 18
    • Views: 2,063
    December 17th, 2014, 08:18 Go to last post
  12. Trying again for 2015?

    Started by ichigo, May 6th, 2014 10:44
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 43
    • Views: 8,107
    January 6th, 2015, 20:05 Go to last post
  13. Is it too late to say I'd be happy to go before July?

    Started by prazza, January 8th, 2015 08:24
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 1,269
    January 9th, 2015, 05:05 Go to last post
  14. After application process?

    Started by hiddenlee22, November 21st, 2014 06:19
    6 Pages
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    • Replies: 109
    • Views: 15,813
    January 10th, 2015, 01:18 Go to last post
  15. INTERVIEW LIST IS UP---Oh wait

    Started by naginataonthebrain, January 13th, 2015 05:08
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,348
    January 13th, 2015, 05:55 Go to last post
  16. Forgot the word "and" in my SOP, just now realizing it. ..

    Started by WonderingUnicorn, January 8th, 2015 23:52
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    • Replies: 40
    • Views: 5,319
    January 13th, 2015, 13:17 Go to last post
  17. Fiancé joining me in Japan in the future?

    Started by JestersJ, January 14th, 2015 05:23
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 858
    January 14th, 2015, 05:33 Go to last post
  18. Early Placement- Criminal History Background Check

    Started by Difficultwork, January 13th, 2015 06:41
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 1,520
    January 14th, 2015, 23:47 Go to last post
  19. Changing university modules..

    Started by Riza, January 17th, 2015 00:32
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 976
    January 18th, 2015, 05:35 Go to last post
  20. UK Jet late confirmation of interview

    Started by callum1992, January 17th, 2015 14:07
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 1,686
    January 20th, 2015, 23:03 Go to last post
  21. Spousal Visa Requirements

    Started by starfish, January 19th, 2015 14:26
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 819
    January 21st, 2015, 07:41 Go to last post
  22. Passport Question

    Started by weepinbell, November 26th, 2014 14:05
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 20
    • Views: 3,905
    January 21st, 2015, 08:19 Go to last post
  23. Cats in JET

    Started by driftingsong, January 20th, 2015 23:35
    • Replies: 18
    • Views: 5,004
    January 21st, 2015, 23:22 Go to last post
  24. Advice for women buying suits?

    Started by naginataonthebrain, January 14th, 2015 07:04
    8 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 8
    • Replies: 147
    • Views: 25,977
    January 22nd, 2015, 19:55 Go to last post
  25. Certificate of Eligibility Concerns

    Started by gahrok, January 20th, 2015 17:07
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 21
    • Views: 5,272
    January 24th, 2015, 17:49 Go to last post
  26. Canadian Interviews - Any JETs know the time slots?

    Started by YeezyMode, January 24th, 2015 11:56
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,384
    January 24th, 2015, 22:11 Go to last post
  27. Early Entry

    Started by fairiehearts, January 26th, 2015 08:45
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 3,086
    January 28th, 2015, 13:03 Go to last post
  28. Newbies, I want your input on ithinkimlost.com.

    Started by Beer Baron, January 14th, 2014 02:13
    9 Pages
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    • Replies: 160
    • Views: 24,166
    January 29th, 2015, 08:26 Go to last post
  29. Moved: Molestation

    Started by starfish, January 29th, 2015 03:44
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  30. Lesson Plan

    Started by frayedflower, January 29th, 2015 00:00
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 3,069
    January 29th, 2015, 15:28 Go to last post
  31. MONSTER POST: JET Interview Guide, From 5th Year JET

    Started by Apollo87, January 22nd, 2015 12:15
    9 Pages
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    • Replies: 174
    • Views: 33,726
    January 30th, 2015, 01:30 Go to last post
  32. How bad is the flight, and cost for tickets for accompanying family?

    Started by starfish, January 22nd, 2015 06:40
    5 Pages
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    • Replies: 86
    • Views: 15,770
    January 30th, 2015, 11:51 Go to last post
  33. Advice on declaring previous anxiety.

    Started by Mr.Index, January 5th, 2015 09:18
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 3,130
    January 31st, 2015, 09:34 Go to last post
  34. What do you guys think they want from me?

    Started by Tunana, January 29th, 2015 18:45
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 2,634
    January 31st, 2015, 09:47 Go to last post
  35. Expungement?

    Started by namiburlesk, January 22nd, 2015 06:01
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 25
    • Views: 5,555
    January 31st, 2015, 21:58 Go to last post
  36. Alternate vs Shortlist Candidates Help Please

    Started by mookielove, February 2nd, 2015 02:14
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,774
    February 2nd, 2015, 09:14 Go to last post
  37. No families?

    Started by ebochan, January 13th, 2015 15:11
    5 Pages
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    • Replies: 90
    • Views: 22,466
    February 2nd, 2015, 11:52 Go to last post
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,859
    February 3rd, 2015, 07:48 Go to last post
  38. SF Coordinator comments about driving...

    Started by JET ProgramCoordinator SF, January 14th, 2015 02:44
    9 Pages
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    • Replies: 164
    • Views: 29,682
    February 4th, 2015, 04:40 Go to last post
  39. Wanting Advice: Considering Cancelling Interview

    Started by emperor_ing, January 20th, 2015 06:30
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 34
    • Views: 8,765
    February 5th, 2015, 14:46 Go to last post
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 1,768
    February 5th, 2015, 22:33 Go to last post
  40. Pros and Cons of teaching different school levels

    Started by acpc2203, January 21st, 2015 02:57
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 46
    • Views: 14,417
    February 6th, 2015, 13:18 Go to last post
  41. Interview Advice/Prep?

    Started by weepinbell, January 13th, 2015 10:47
    23 Pages
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    • Replies: 444
    • Views: 75,678
    February 8th, 2015, 05:36 Go to last post
  42. Change in medical history after interview

    Started by dbw146, February 8th, 2015 02:02
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 22
    • Views: 3,600
    February 9th, 2015, 04:43 Go to last post
  43. Applying for 2015 - reference letter question.

    Started by fluffybunny, August 28th, 2014 11:30
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 54
    • Views: 10,036
    February 20th, 2015, 00:57 Go to last post
  44. Japanese language requirements for elementary school?

    Started by Snegurochka, February 13th, 2015 15:25
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 2,565
    February 20th, 2015, 03:43 Go to last post
  45. Chances of being accepted?

    Started by hanna93, February 16th, 2015 07:49
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 45
    • Views: 10,794
    February 26th, 2015, 13:54 Go to last post

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