Tag: gap year

COVID-19: Leaving College vs. Financial Obligations

Content Marketer, ValuePenguin.com

You may be considering taking a break from college due to the pandemic, but before you decide, here's a look at your options and the financial implications. read more

Changing College Plans Amid COVID-19

Content Strategist, Carnegie Dartlet

Deferral, gap year, community college, or simply staying the course...which is right for you? Get advice from our experts. read more

3 Adventurous Gap Year Programs to Consider

Founder, Moon Prep

Gap years are becoming more and more popular. If you're a student looking to have a unique experience before college, check out these worldly programs. read more

What to Do When You're Not Ready for the Real World

Freelance Writer

There are a lot of things you can do after graduation to prepare you for the next step. Here are a few ways to transition between college and the working world. read more

Unexpected Reasons to Take a Gap Year

CollegeXpress Student Writer

Considering a gap year but not sure of your "why?" It might be one of these two unexpected reasons. read more

Top Travel Experiences for Your Semester Abroad

Travel Writer

Many college students lose track of things to do and how to make the most of their time abroad. Be sure you fit in these six experiences! read more

Should I Take Time Off Before Graduate School?


Getting into grad school isn't easy and paying for is more of a challenge. Sometimes taking a year off first is smart. Here's some expert advice to consider. read more

Should I Defer a Year So I Can Receive In-State Tuition?


Sometimes in-state tuition is worth changing your college plans for. Our experts have advice on taking a year off to get in-state tuition. read more