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How to Make the Most of Your Gap Year


gap year imageWhile delaying college might seem like a detrimental idea to some, a few colleges have actually begun to recognize the importance of allowing prospective students to spend a year enriching themselves in ways other than traditional academia. Princeton, Tufts, and Oberlin are starting to offer scholarships and even financial aid for students to take a gap year before enrolling full-time.

If you’re not quite ready to begin your college career and want to spend your time in a productive way that will make you stand out from your peers, a gap year may be the right choice for you.

With some planning, a gap year can help set you up for success in your future career.  Here are a few tips on how to get the most out of your gap year. Continue reading