Looking to expand your world? AFS-USA offers select programs for travelers who are 18 and over to participate in our Academic Year, Semester, or Summer Programs. Students who are 18 may be eligible for the below programs. It is important to note our programs are school-based and participants will be expected to participate in their local high school, regardless of graduation status.

Summer Programs for 18-year-olds

These Summer programs accept students who are 18. Spend a Summer discovering your interests and preparing for your future.

Why Go Abroad with AFS at 18+?

We’re all about authentic immersion. Our programs are designed and run by local staff and volunteers who know the culture because it’s theirs. Connecting with people from different backgrounds can expand and diversify your perspectives and ways of solving problems, making you more adaptable and creative.

Ready for the adventure of a lifetime?