Texas Teachers – Look for API at the TFLA Conference!

API will be attending the Texas Foreign Language Association (TFLA) Conference in Austin, Texas at the Renaissance Austin Hotel from October 13th-15th. This year’s conference theme is “Connect, Engage, Inspire,” and we are certainly excited to connect with teachers and talk about about how to engage with their students and inspire their love of learning through an immersive international experience such […]

Spring 2017 Study Abroad Deadlines Approaching!

MANY of API’s spring 2017 college and gap semester/year study abroad program deadlines are coming up in the next week! The following countries have programs with deadlines of October 15th: Chile (Santiago) Costa Rica (San Joaquín de Flores) Croatia (Dubrovnik) England (Leeds, London) France (Caen, Grenoble, Paris) Ireland (Cork, Dublin, Galway, Limerick) Italy (3 Cities Traveling […]

Don’t miss your chance!

Honestly, this is the LAST fall / academic year deadline extension that we’re going to post this year! But fear not, you still have time to get those last minute study abroad applications in! Check the list below to see which programs have been extended and apply today!* *Many home universities set deadlines earlier than API, […]

It’s already too hot – let’s plan for fall!

What a way to start the week – even more fall study abroad, internship, high school, and gap year deadlines have been extended! Check the list below to see which programs have been extended and apply today!*   *Many home universities set deadlines earlier than API, so be sure to check with your study abroad / […]

Deadlines? Where we’re going, we don’t need deadlines…

We’ve got great news! Many more API summer and fall study abroad, internship, high school, and gap year deadlines have been extended, so you still have a chance to apply to great locations like Argentina, Australia, Chile, China, England, France, Ireland, New Zealand, and Spain! Don’t let this opportunity slip by – apply today!* *Many […]

API Summer and Fall 2016 Study Abroad Deadlines Extended

Phew – there is more time to apply for these great API study abroad programs! Community Services and Study Abroad Programs (High School) – Summer Orosi, Costa Rica Costa Rica Community Service Trip – Summer extended to 4/21/16 Paris, France Parsons, Paris, Art and Design Pre-College Program – Summer extended to 4/21/16 Salamanca, Spain Spanish Language […]

Why Take a Gap Year?

A question I get a lot (besides “what is a gap year?”) is, “why did you take a gap year?” For me, that decision came after I graduated from Oxford Academy, a small boarding high school on the Connecticut Shoreline. At first, it was just an idea that was tossed around within my family. Having […]