Looking for the perfect balance between globetrotting and enlightenment? Take a gap year! Whether itís a year off between high school and college (a healthy break from monotonous school life!), a gap year after college (which can give you time to figure out your next steps), or a gap year at literally any other time, itíll be time well spent. Gap year programs are riddled with opportunities for personal growth, attainment of new skills, reevaluation of personal and career goals, and (of course) once-in-a-lifetime adventures. So wait...how do we make all this exciting stuff happen? Letís have a heart to heart about how to take a gap year!