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 now the choice is yours. Increasingly, students are making the choice to ask their future college for a deferral – which holds their spot at school for a year...

How to Make Your Gap Year Plastic Free

Did you know it’s #PlasticFreeJuly? This challenge focuses on the behavior change needed to turn the tide on plastic waste. It’s especially important to minimize your plastic use on your gap time; many areas of the world don’t dispose of their waste properly, which...
Mentally Preparing for Your Gap Year

Mentally Preparing for Your Gap Year

As the new school year approaches, you may find yourself as one of the growing number of students who have chosen to defer their college admission in favor of a gap year.This is an incredibly exciting time, but you may also feel a little anxious about the adventures...