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 […]

API Gap Year Fairs, February 2016

Are you considering a gap year abroad for your future plans? Gap semesters and gap years are a great way to start off your college experience, see exciting new places, and develop personally and academically. If this sounds like something of interest to you, you may want to visit a USA Gap Year Fair. Check […]

API Gap Year Fairs, January 2016

  We at API hope that you had a wonderful holiday season, and that your new year is off to a great start! As you gear up for this last semester of your senior year of high school, you may still be wondering what you want to do after graduation. If you think a gap year […]

Paris Attacks – Looking Back and Moving Forward

It has just been over a week since the tragic events unfolded in Paris. The world has been shocked and saddened by the loss of innocent lives, and leaders across the globe remain concerned about the potential for additional attacks. Intense controversy and debate has arisen over the best way to decrease the risk of terrorist plots. In […]