Home > Gap Year > Customized

BUILD YOUR OWN
GAP YEAR

WORK STUDY TRAVEL IN LATIN AMERICA

Gap Year programs at Maximo Nivel can be customized to create the exact gap year you are looking for. You can pick and choose from a number of programs and combine them into a Gap Program that lasts a couple of months, half-a-year, or a full year. Wherever you want to go and whatever you want to do, we are already here in-country ready to help you!

Gap year programs bring together college-age students from all over the world. Gap years are transformative experiences and students are enriched through meaningful travel, language training, and community service. Ambitious gap year participants can earn academic credit and learn career skills as well.

INTERESTED?

REQUEST GAP-YEAR INFORMATION & LEARN ABOUT TRAVEL GRANTS!
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

– At least 17 years of age
– Able to be creative with limited resources
– Hard working, ready to do anything!
– Positive mindset
– Background check is required for all gap year participants working with children

Daily Schedule
– 2-4 hours/day Spanish classes
– 3-4 hours/day of community service
– Community service hours are morning or afternoon depending on project
– Community service projects may be walking distance or require public transportation

Gap year programs combine travel, Spanish, community service, and skill building courses. You have weekends free, and a 2-week break to organize extra treks, tours, and beach time. All gap year participants receive the following services as part of the program:

– Airport pick-up
– Safety orientation and walking tour
– Host family accommodations (private room)
– Breakfast and dinner, 7 days/week
– 3 to 4 hours/day community service
– 2 hours/day Spanish language classes
– Other certification courses depending on program
– Official program certificates
Tandem Conversation Program
– Free WiFi and computer lab

AND MUCH MORE!
CONTACT US
SCHEDULE A CALL
APPLY NOW
ProgramsAntigua,
Guatemala
Cusco,
Peru
San Jose,
Costa Rica
Manuel Antonio,
Costa Rica
12 Weeks$3,795$4,695$4,795$4,795
24 Weeks$5,595$6,595$7,495$7,495
Country Jumper$7,945$7,945$7,945$7,945
Build your ownContact us

Why I Maximo Nivel

I highly recommend it for those seeking a different cultural experience and stepping out of your comfort zone. The staff and support are friendly, supportive and helpful. We had any we had answered and were very accommodating when it came to projects or housing.
Andrew N.

GAP YEAR PROGRAM MENU

CHOOSE YOUR FAVORITE EXPERIENCES
Academic Credit

EARN ACADEMIC CREDIT

DURING YOUR GAP YEAR ABROAD

Maximo Nivel is one of the few organizations in the world to offer academic credit for gap year programs. We also offer a unique Freshman Year Abroad where you can earn 12-32 credit hours before you enter university. Our School of Record issues official transcripts and academic credit for your program. Get the credit you earn!

LEARN MORE

Ready to Work, Study, Travel?

APPLY NOW

Ready to work, study, travel? Complete your application online and get ready for an extraordinary experience abroad.

NEED MORE INFO

Not sure which program is right for you? Fill-in the short form and a Program Advisor answers all your questions.

SCHEDULE A CALL

Let’s talk about it! Schedule your preferred time and date and a Program Advisor guides you through every step.

PEOPLE WHO TALK ABOUT US…