Tag: gap year

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

The New Gap Year: What to Do After College When You're Not Ready for the Real World

Freelance Writer

If you're not ready for the "real world" just yet, there are a lot of things you can do after graduating college to prepare you for the next step. Here are a few ways to transition between school and the world of nine-to-five. 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 graduate school is not easy, but paying for it can be even more of a challenge. Because graduate school is so expensive, you should have some idea of what you hope to gain from the investment of time and money you're making. 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