From volunteering in Africa to farming in France, Middlebury students participate in a variety of activities and projects all over the world during their gap year.
So, why not? Have you have ever imagined yourself learning to fly a plane or backpacking the Himalayas but have never had the time? A gap year can be the perfect time to explore these inner passions! The most important thing about taking a year off is that it is your time. Whether it is a time of transition or a time to explore, having the opportunity to create a unique experience is one that you will never forget.
Check out these student profiles to get a better idea of what these current Middlebury students did with their gap year: