Pacific Discovery Semester Programs are epic! They combine rugged journeys to some of the most spectacular places on earth, with authentic cultural immersion, language study, rewarding service-learning volunteer projects, and inspiring adventures. You’ll be secure in a supportive group environment and learn more than you ever dreamed.

Our semester programs are a 10-week journey with an optional 1-3-week independent extension. Programs are offered Fall and Winter/Spring, and can be taken consecutively for an in-depth and transformative gap year experience. Academic credit options are available on all programs.

Pacific Discovery Summer Programs are 4-week journeys designed to be an intense and immersive insight into a country or region. You’ll be inspired by new perspectives, forge wonderful friendships, and gain experience and skills that will be with you for life. They provide opportunities for meaningful connections with local people, pushing personal boundaries, and gaining knowledge of a country or region’s history, societies and environments, facilitated by our knowledgeable and supportive Program Instructors.