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It All Starts With a Conversation

Gap year counseling is built on familiarity and trust. For a period of time, I become a close advisor to my students and their parents. This is a special relationship, and one that I enjoy building with each family I work with. Every consultation begins with a free introductory conversation. I use this time to…

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The 2019 USA Gap Year Fairs!

Every year, USA Gap Year Fairs travels across the country, bringing 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 the options and speak face-to-face with dozens of programs. Hoping to meet YOU during the 2019 circuit! Each fair…

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Guest Post: Tory in South Africa

Tory sent us this essay about her experience volunteering in South Africa this summer. Tory is a rising junior at University of Hartford who is double majoring in classical vocal performance and music education. I’ve been home for about a week now and I’m starting to realize how drastically my perspective has changed. First of all, I am MUCH…

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