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Gap Year Decision Day Is May 25!

You may have heard of College Signing Day, which is an opportunity for students to share their college plans on social media. Well, the gap year world has caught up and #GapYearDecisionDay is happening on May 25th!


Gap Year Decision Day will link together thousands of young people like yourselves that are about to embark on amazing adventures after graduation. Want some inspiration? Check out the videos on our YouTube page to hear about what this year’s cohort of students have been up to!

Use the hashtag #GapYearDecisionDay on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and Snapchat. Shout out to programs you’re participating in, friends you’re traveling with or the future college who granted you a deferral!

Supporters of #GapYearDecisionDay include USA Gap Year FairsGap Year Association and GoOverseas

How to Write a Deferral Letter for a Gap Year

For prospective Gap Year students, the spring is an exciting time. You’ve heard from your colleges and have made choice about where to go. And once that’s decided, you need to ask them to hold your spot for a year in the form of a deferral letter. A deferral letter is a formal request to…

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Apply Now: Gap Year Student Activist Scholarship

EnRoute Consulting is proud to support student activism and involvement in politics. This spring, EnRoute will be granting one or more counseling scholarships to students who plan to dedicate their entire gap year to activism. We want to connect enthusiastic young people with organizations, campaigns and leaders who will help develop students into the leaders…

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2018 USA Gap Year Fairs Schedule

Every year, USA Gap Year Fairs brings together reputable Gap Year organizations, interested students and parents, high school college counselors and Gap Year experts. They are an excellent opportunity to educate yourself about Gap Year options and speak face-to-face with dozens of programs. We hope to meet YOU during the 2018 circuit! Each fair begins with…

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