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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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2016 Gap Year Workshops in Vermont

EnRoute is Accepting Applications for 4-Part Gap Year Planning Workshop Series in Vermont Starting in March 2016! Taking a Gap Year in 2016? Live in Central Vermont? For high school seniors planning to take a Gap Year, this workshop series offers personalized assistance in designing an itinerary of enriching opportunities in preparation for college. Students…

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Need Help Planning a Last Minute Gap Year?

EnRoute has your back! Many students decide to defer their freshman year during the summer and feel rushed to make their plans. Here is how we can help you plan a great Gap Year, even if you take the plunge at the eleventh hour: Goal Setting One of the hardest parts about planning a Gap…

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EnRoute Visits Oaxaca, Mexico

Every year I like to plan a site visit to a new location. It’s important as an advisor to evaluate programs in-person and to flex those travel muscles! Site visits offer unparalleled insight into potential gap year opportunities. Plus, let’s be honest, it’s a lot of fun too! I chose to visit Oaxaca because it…

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