In the photo: Karina Lisboa Basund, Senegal ’17, New York University Abu Dhabi
It begins at Stanford where you’ll learn from innovators making global impact – from Airbnb, Google, Change.org and beyond.
Embark on a journey of immersive homestays, language learning, local apprenticeships, and enriching seminars.
Start college (and your career) with the network of Global Citizen Year behind you.
In the photo: Ian Frank, Ecuador ’15, documentary filmmaker
I turned around to the open arms of an inviting, welcoming home and family (yes, all 23 of them). I spent my first afternoon getting a tour of the family farm from my brother Ndongo. The farm is a little slice of heaven…
They leave the confines of home and mature into intelligent, compassionate, cosmopolitan citizens of the world who are able to converse about global issues, empathize with cultures, peoples and ways of life that are different than what they have known…