"One of the terrors of being human, and one of the joys, is that for all our limitations and confusions we have been given power. The life that terrifies me and the life that I adore are one life."
- David James Duncan
LEAPYEAR Fall 2017 - Arjuna Group Dates
|Retreat 1||September 19 - September 27, 2017|
|Group Travel||September 28 - December 4, 2017|
|Retreat 2||December 5 - 12, 2017|
|Mid-Year Break||December 13 - January 10, 2018|
|Retreat 3||January 11 - February 1, 2018|
|Solo Internship||February 2 - April 24, 2018|
|Retreat 4||April 25 - May 4, 2018|
LEAPYEAR Spring 2018 - "Be" Group Dates
|Retreat 1||February 6 - 13, 2018|
|Group Travel||February 14 - April 15, 2018|
|Retreat 2||April 16 - 23, 2018|
|Mid-Year Break||April 24 - May 10, 2018|
|Retreat 3||May 11 - 31, 2018|
|Solo Internship||June 1 - August 13, 2018|
|Retreat 4||August 14 - 22, 2018|
Fall Program: Up to 33 students. The Fall LEAPYEAR group splits into four traveling groups of 8-9 each with 2 adult leaders to travel in India & Latin America during the first 3 months of the program. The Student: Staff ratio on retreats in the U.S. is 3:1, and 4:1 when traveling.
Spring Program: 20-24 students. The Spring LEAPYEAR group splits into two groups of 10 each with 2 adult leaders to travel in India and Latin America during the first part of the program. The Student: Staff ratio on retreats in the U.S. is 3:1, and 5:1 when traveling.
Starting & ending location: At our residential campus in Calistoga, California - 70 miles north of San Francisco and Oakland in Sonoma County
Academic Credit: Students are enrolled as full-time B.A. students at Naropa University and earn a full year of college credit. For details, please visit the Curriculum page. LEAPYEAR can also be done for high school completion.
Application & Admission Process : Please read the Admissions page.