Applying for Year On

We're currently taking applications for our 2019-2020 programs!


The Application Process

College applications are tough! We make it easy for you to apply to Year On. Follow these steps get started.

Step 1

Apply Online

Answer a few questions about yourself and your interest in a gap year.

Step 2

Application Review

Our Admissions team will review your application and invite the strongest candidates for an informal phone interview.

Step 3

Admission Decision

Keep an eye on your inbox! After your interview, you'll learn if you've been admitted.

Step 4


Secure your spot with an initial deposit of $1,000.

Step 5

Plan Your Year On

Work with our Program team to plan your Year On!

Questions about enrollment?

Read more about eligibility and our enrollment process.

Important Dates

Mark your calendar! Below you'll find important program and enrollment dates.

Semester Experience 

FALL 2019 program dates
Phase 1: EXPLORE

September 1 - October 5, 2019

Phase 2: FOCUS

October 6 - December 14, 2019

total time:

15 weeks

total cost:


2019 Fall Semester Experience – Application Dates
Early Action Regular 1
Application Open Coming Soon Coming Soon


The application for the 2019 Fall Semester Experience will open in early 2019!

To join the waitlist and be notified when the application opens, please click the button below or email

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Year Experience

2019-2020 program dates
Phase 1: explore

Oct 6 – Dec 14, 2019

Phase 2: Focus

Jan 12 – Mar 21, 2020

Phase 3: launch

Apr 6 – June 26, 2020

total time:

32 weeks

total cost:


2019 Year Experience – Application Dates
Early Access Early Action Regular 1
Application Open October 15 December 1 January 5
Application Due November 30 January 4 February 28
Call Invite December 3 January 7 March 4
Call Due December 7 January 11 March 8
Admission Decision December 7 January 14 March 11
Deposit Due December 21 January 28 March 25
REGULAR Admissions

Now accepting applications for our 2019 Year Experience! Get a jump start on your plans for this fall.

Submit your application by Feburary 28 to be considered in our next Regular 1 admissions window.

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Payment Options

Flexible Payment Program

In addition to financial assistance, we offer a flexible payment program for families who wish to extend their payments over time. Admitted fellows interested in our flexible payment plan should contact directly. 

Apply for Payment plan

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