Spend a Semester Learning Manual Skills, like Farming and Wood-Working, while living in rural New England
Apprentice on a Permaculture Farm in Costa Rica - Learn Skills such as, Beekeeping, Compost Toilet Design, Fermentation, and Soap-making
Complete your Wilderness First Responder Certification while learning Spanish in Patagonia
Spend a Semester Aboard a Sailing Vessel Circumnavigating the Globe, Earning Sailing and Scuba Diving Certifications
Rock Climb, Backpack, and Volunteer with Conservation Projects in the American Southwest and Patagonia
Strengthen your Athletic Training Practicing Mountain Sports, such as Skiing and Mountain Biking with Experienced Coaches
Dedicate your Gap Year to National Service as a Tutor/Mentor in an Elementary or Middle School Classroom in the U.S.
Work as a seasonal employee in a U.S. National Park
Volunteer at an Elephant Conservation Center in Thailand
Volunteer with an Environmental Sustainability Project in the Galapagos Islands, Ecuador
Live with a Host Family while Working on a Community Development Project in Nicaragua
Spend up to 12 months Traveling and Working seasonal jobs in New Zealand or Australia
Work as an Au pair in China, Australia, New Zealand, or the Netherlands
Study Art while living with other students in Florence, Italy
Study Business while living in Germany
Study Filmmaking in Mumbai, India
Study Spanish while Living with a Host Family in Costa Rica
Take Tutorials in a variety of subjects while living with other gap year students from around the world in the most scholarly city on earth - Oxford
FALL: Take advantage of budget flights to Iceland and hike the Lagavegur Trail during your stopover en route to Europe for several months of WOOFING
WINTER BREAK: Return home for the holidays and work to save up money for the next leg of your journey
SPRING: Head to South America for an immersive Spanish language experience, interning at an environmentally focused non-profit in Northern Peru
SUMMER: Use your Spanish skills and explore more of South America before returning home to prepare for college
FALL: Grab a friend and take an epic United States National Park road trip!
WINTER - EARLY SPRING: Work!
SPRING - EARLY SUMMER: Take language classes while interning at a start-up in Berlin. Explore other parts of Europe on weekends.