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Real skills for the real world


Gap Year

Real Skills For The Real World.

Our most popular program! You’ll visit 10 countries and learn over 100 new skills… you’ll try new things, meet different people, build your resume, see amazing sights. You can stay on track and earn college credit. And at the end of your journey, your most important discoveries may be about yourself.

  • 9 months

  • 10 countries

  • 100 skills


Never stop learning

Looking for a shorter program? Our Semester Programs may be the answer. No matter the program length, your time with Winterline may be the most enriching experience of your life. You’ll learn skills that you’ll draw on for your entire life … at the same time, you are exploring the world, with new cultures, new adventures, new experiences.

  • 12 Weeks

  • 4 Countries

  • 30 Skills


Discover your passions

Winterline Summer Programs embrace exploration and discovery within a more focused area of interest. Urban Innovation? Digital storytelling? Personal branding? Get a taste of something that might become a lifelong passion or career path. Or not. Either way, it will be the best summer of your life!

  • 6 weeks

  • 2+ countries

  • 15 skills

Where we are

Travel programs currently suspended

Where we are

Boston, MA
Winterline Gap Programs

Our Partners


You can select a Winterline program with confidence.


Why Winterline?

Discover your passions and acquire real skills for the real world.


See new places and learn something new.

Scholarships and Aid


Because the more competent you are, the more confident you feel.

Who we look for

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Students speak about why they took a gap year

Winterline | 20 July 2020

It's 9 months of traveling the world doing anything and everything. This video highlights gap year students on our 9-month program, why they took a gap year, what they learned, and why they chose Winterline.

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“I am a learner, a problem solver, an adventurer, and a creator. Winterline allowed me to explore every facet of my identity, to discover more about who I really am.”

Earn college credit

And gain access to 529 Funds

You're the one we want!

Adventurers Wanted

The Adventure of Your Lifetime

Is Winterline for you? Are you someone who is adventurous (or wants to be)? Who is open to new experiences, interested in meeting new people and willing to challenge yourself, your ideas, your pre-conceptions? Then you’re the one we want.

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