Novogratz Bridge Year Program

The Novogratz Bridge Year is a nine-month, tuition-free program that allows newly admitted undergraduates to begin their Princeton experience with a year of community-engaged learning at one of five international locations. Bridge Year participants study the local language, live with carefully selected homestay families, and take part in a variety of cultural enrichment activities, while learning with and from community partners through their volunteer work.

Application to the Novogratz Bridge Year Program is open to all incoming first-year Princeton undergraduate students. 

Group of students standing outside in China

Photo: Michael Garcia '23

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