The application period for the 2024-25 Discover Year is now OPEN!
The deadline to apply in the first round of admissions is February 11, 2024 at 11:59pm ET.
The final deadline to apply is June 2, 2024 at 11:59pm ET.
There’s a place for you at Discover Year
At Discover Year, we embrace diversity in all its forms and therefore seek to recruit participants of varied ages, perspectives, backgrounds and nationalities.
While we take an inclusive approach to admissions, we look for five key characteristics in all of our applicants:
Demonstrates empathy, compassion, and respect toward others
Intrinsically motivated to learn new things and expand their skillset
Open to new ideas and experiences and willing to try new things
Demonstrates honesty and authenticity and upholds ethical standards
Expresses optimism, gratitude and determination to achieve their goals
First Round Applications:
- Application Period Opens: November 24, 2023
- Application Deadline: February 11, 2024
- Interviews: February 2024
- Offers of Admission: beginning in March 2024
Second Round Applications*
- Application Period Opens: February 11, 2024
- Application Deadline: June 2, 2024
- Interviews: Conducted on an ongoing basis as required
- Offers of Admission: Ongoing
*Please note that there are a limited number of spaces available in the program, and there is no guarantee that spaces will be available in the second round. Once an offer of admission has been received, a non-refundable deposit of $1,100 is required to hold your place in the program.
For a breakdown of Discover Year tuition, fees, and financial aid opportunities, please visit our Program Fees page.