September 8-16: First retreat @ Peaceful Meadow, Boulder, CO
September 16 - December 1: Group travel
December 1-11: Second retreat @ Peaceful Meadow, Boulder, CO
December 11, 2019 - January 14, 2020: Home
January 15 - April 11: Learning Service Projects or “Independent" Experiences
April 12-22: Third retreat @ Peaceful Meadow, Boulder, CO
Travel groups are typically 8-10 students with two group leader. Cohorts are usually 12-35 at retreats.
The program begins and concludes in Boulder, Colorado at or near the Naropa University campus. Students arrange their own transportation to and from Boulder.
Students are enrolled as full-time BA students at Naropa University and earn a full year of college credit. For details, please visit our curriculum page. LeapYear can also be used as an alternative for high school completion.