Multiple Locations +4
  • Spain
    • Barcelona
  • England
    • London
  • Italy
    • Rome
  • Costa Rica
4 - 12 weeks
Program Tags
Adventure Travel Conservation Cultural Immersion Hands-On Learning Language Immersion Study Abroad

Program Details

Year Round
Apartment Host Family


Starting Price
What's Included
Accommodation Activities Airfare Domestic Airfare Airport Transfers Some Meals Tour Guide Transportation
What's Not Included
Equipment Some Meals Park Fees SIM cards Travel Insurance Visa Wifi
Mar 25, 2022
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About Program

Spend an unforgettable six weeks abroad. Designed for rising and current college students, our short-term programs combine travel with meaningful hands-on learning. Explore our new programs below, departing in 2021.

Venture far outside your comfort zone and discover your place in the world on an EF Gap Year Short-Term Program. You’ll experience international destinations that change your perspective and return home with a newly-stamped passport, lifelong memories, and a renewed sense of direction.

Compass Programs:
Our Compass Programs give you the opportunity to live abroad through a balance of structured programming and independent exploration. Gain language skills, grow personally, and of course, travel as much as you can. You’ll leave with a clearer understanding of yourself and your goals.

Impact Programs:
Our Impact Programs are designed for the traveler who wants to gain hands-on experience in a subject matter through the lens of travel and experiential learning.

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