At Free to Roam Adventures we believe a well-planned gap year can equip students with a better understanding of themselves and their goals, as well as the confidence and grit to pursue their passion. We understand how daunting the planning and execution of a gap year can be for both students and parents. We aim to take some of the stress out of planning by offering expert advice and reliable recommendations, all customized so you can embark on your gap year feeling supported and prepared for the adventure ahead.


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Our Services and Fees

Standard Gap Year Consultation $1,350

The Standard Consultation begins with a no obligation introductory conversation where we discuss the basics of the gap year, any ideas you have, and Free to Roam Adventures' role in making it happen. Once you officially become a client, we work closely with both students and parents to design a unique combination of activities that match your goals and desired experiences.

Services included with Standard Consultation

  • Initial assessment to discuss potential goals for your gap year and go over the planning process
  • A retainer for 10 hours of phone conversation or in-person meetings to structure plans and ask questions, plus unlimited emailing
  • A customized portfolio with program and activity recommendations based on your goals and budget
  • Advising on College Deferral Request
  • Assistance with program applications (if needed)
  • Suggestions for budgeting, packing, and other logistical arrangements
  • Pre-departure briefing on safety, security, and cultural cues
  • On-the-ground support and guidance should the student need to alter their plans
  • Follow-up consultation to assist with re-entry and debrief experiences 
  • Advising on how to integrate gap year experiences into college and how to highlight gap year on your resume
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Independent Gap Year Consultation $2,700 USD

The Independent Gap Year Consultation is ideal for highly motivated students interested in an independent gap year experience. We begin with a no obligation introductory conversation where we discuss the basics of the gap year, any ideas you have, and Free to Roam Adventures' role in making it happen. Once you officially become a client, we work directly with students and parents to plan an intentional year combining volunteering, internship or work abroad opportunities, with independent travel to curate a gap experience that encourages independence, resilience, and a sense of adventure. 

Services included with Independent Gap Year Consultation

  • Initial assessment to discuss potential goals for gap year, budget, and overview of planning process
  • A retainer for 20 hours of phone conversation or in-person meetings for use by students or parents to structure plans and ask questions, plus unlimited emailing
  • Customized Gap Year Plan based on your budget and goals
  • Pre-departure orientation including Comprehensive Safety & Security Debrief
  • Recommendations for budgeting, packing, and other logistics
  • Advising on College Deferral Request
  • On-the-ground support and guidance should the student need to alter their plans, continued program and activity recommendations as needed
  • Follow-up consultation to assist with re-entry and debrief experiences
  • Advising on how to integrate gap year experiences into college and how to highlight gap year on your resume 
Purchase Your Independent Gap Year Consultation Package

Half Year Consultation $810 USD

The Half Year Consultation is ideal for Spring admits or students taking a leave of absence from college who want an expert's assistance researching opportunities for their gap semester. The Half Year Consultation begins with a no-obligation introductory conversation during which we go over your goals, things to consider, and Free to Roam Adventures' role in helping make your gap semester a period of intentional growth and exploration.

Services included with the Half Year Consultation

  • Initial assessment to determine goals for your gap semester and an overview of the planning process
  • A retainer for 6 hours of phone conversation or in-person meetings for use by students or parents to structure plans and ask questions, plus unlimited emailing
  • A customized portfolio with program and activity recommendations based on your goals and budget
  • Guidance on requesting a leave of absence / developing a plan for applying to other schools, as needed
  • Suggestions for budgeting, packing, and other logistical arrangements 
  • Follow-up consultation to assist with re-entry and debrief experiences 
  • Advising on how to integrate gap year experiences into college and how to highlight gap year on your resume
Purchase Your Half Year Consultation Package

Summer Experience Consultation $540

The Summer Experience Consultation is ideal for current high school students or recent graduates seeking to explore interests outside the classroom, earn volunteer hours, and gain international experience.

Services Included with the Summer Experience Consultation

  • Initial assessment to determine goals and preferences for summer experience
  • A Retainer for 4 hours of phone conversation or in-person meetings for use by students or parents to structure plans and ask questions, plus unlimited emailing
  • A Customized Portfolio with recommendations based on your desired experiences and budget
  • Suggestions for budgeting, packing, and logistical arrangements 
  • Follow-up consultation to debrief experiences 
  • $50 discount on any Gap Year Consultation Package
Purchase Summer Experience Consultation Package

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