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New Horizons Gap Year Program Dates

September 11, 2022 – May 21, 2023

The New Horizons Gap Year offers a rolling admissions policy, however, space is limited to create a small community learning experience. Applications accepted and approved earlier are given priority. Apply now to reserve your space.

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Tuition & Fees


Course Tuition Includes:

Includes all classes, meals and accommodations*, twice daily yoga and meditation, twice daily classes or experiences, evening programs during our 2-Week Intensives at The Expanding Light Retreat.

Includes travel within Greece and Crete, tours, classes, meals, accommodations (does not include airfare*) Meet group in Athens, Greece. Return flight for the final intensive, Fly Athens, Greece to San Francisco/Sacramento and transfer to Ananda Village for final 2-week intensive program and graduation.

Not included are expenses to and from the start and end of the program, passports, health and travel insurance, cost of evacuations. Personal expenses such as laundry, phone calls, academic supplemental supplies, spending cash and items such as luggage, and personal gear are not covered. Please see the Packing List for items needed but not provided by the program.

Deposit Policy: A $500 deposit is required to hold your space in the New Horizons Gap Year Program. There is no guarantee of a space in our program until a deposit is paid. Please read Terms & Conditions

Periodically we may be able to provide tuition support through scholarships or other means. After you apply to the program, please complete our Scholarship Application if you need financial support. Note, you must first apply to the program before being considered for a scholarship.


  • Participants must be at least 16 years of age by January 1, 2022.
  • Participants must have a valid passport for international travel when they arrive on campus September 11, 2022.
  • Students accepted into Ananda College’s New Horizons Gap Year Program are automatically accepted into Ananda College’s other programs.

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