Choose your adventure.

We offer year, semester, and summer programs designed to take you away from your everyday life, uncover what’s important to you, and teach you the skills you need to succeed in college and beyond.

Year
Experience

Our Year Experience is geared towards students looking to take a full gap year. The Year Experience is comprised of 10-weeks volunteering abroad, 10-weeks skill building in San Fransisco, and a final 12-week project.

PROGRAM DURATION

8 months

PROGRAM COST

$24,000

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

Phase 1

Explore

10 weeks

Abroad

Volunteer in one of 5 destinations: Tanzania, India, Indonesia, Mexico, or Peru

Phase 2

focus

10 weeks

focus

Learn life skills, explore your interests, work on real-world projects in San Francisco

Phase 3

Launch

12 weeks

ANYWHERE

Build your portfolio. Score an  internship. Apply for college.

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“The thing standing between you and whatever it is you want is the risk or jump that you need to take.”
- CHANCE H., 2016 FELLOW

Semester
Experience

For students wishing to take a shorter gap, we have two semester-long programs. Each are 15 weeks long and feature 5 weeks of volunteering abroad followed by 10 weeks of skill-building in San Francisco.

PROGRAM DURATION

3 months

PROGRAM COST

$19,000

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

Phase 1

Explore

5 weeks

abroad

Volunteer in one of 5 destinations: Tanzania, India, Indonesia, Mexico, or Peru

Phase 2

Focus

10 weeks

san FRANCISCO

Learn life skills, explore your interests, work on real-world projects in San Francisco

LEARN MORE

“I learned more in the last few months than I probably learned in the last 4 years of my life."-SPHIA V, FELLOW 2015

COMING SOON!

Summer
Experience

Our Summer Experience is specifically designed for high school juniors to help you gain the confidence, clarity, and direction you need to make the most of your senior year. Gain exposure to potential career paths, develop skills aimed at helping you make the most of your senior year, and gain confidence and clarity in your next steps.  

PROGRAM DURATION

4 weeks

PROGRAM COST

$8,000

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

Phase 1

Explore

2 weeks

Abroad

Volunteer in one of 5 destinations: Tanzania, India, Indonesia, Mexico, or Peru

Phase 2

Focus

2 weeks

san FRANCISCO

Learn life skills, explore your interests, work on real-world projects in San Francisco

LEARN MORE

"When you are here you are confronted with your own potential, you are forced to embrace your otherness through travel, your dreams, your small ideas for innovation and are given time to hone in on what exactly that means for yourself and the others around you."
KISA M., 2015 FELLOW