A gap year with a purpose


High school seniors are experiencing an unexpected side effect of the pandemic—an ultra-competitive year for college admissions has resulted in longer waitlists than ever before. Enter the gap year with purpose! Formal postgraduate opportunities can help students bolster academic transcripts, gain real-world work experience, and delve deeper into areas of interest. Victoria G. shares how she is using her gap year to become a more competitive applicant at her dream school, without sacrificing her athletic goals.