Gap Year - College and Postsecondary Options

Explore gap year opportunities to help students prepare for the transition from high school.

A gap year is a break before or after college/university. Students engage in various educational and developmental activities, such as travel or work.

Looking for inspiration and information about gap year programs or summer opportunities? Attend a Gap Year Fair to meet with experiential educators, gap year experts, and gap year alumni so you can start planning your next adventure.

Meet an FCPS graduate who took a gap year: