How to Apply

Application to the Novogratz Bridge Year Program is open to all incoming undergraduate first-year students who have received and accepted the University's offer of admission.

In evaluating applications, we look for openness, curiosity, maturity, flexibility, resourcefulness, a diversity of experience and perspective, an eagerness to be challenged, and a commitment to service.

In evaluating applications, we look for openness, curiosity, maturity, flexibility, resourcefulness, a diversity of experience and perspective, an eagerness to be challenged, and a commitment to community engaged learning.

Detailed application information for members of Princeton’s Class of 2026 will be available on this page in late November.

Should you have any questions, please contact Novogratz Bridge Year staff or one of our Admission Ambassadors.