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Alternative Winter Break

January 11-15, 2016

Location:  TBD

Application and Selection Process

Applications open on Sept. 16, 2015  

Applications are due Monday, Oct. 12th. There is a selection process, and we anticipate informing participants of their acceptance status by October 14th. After you have been notified, you will have to decide whether you wish to accept the offer. It's really important for you to have a thoughtful response on the questions stated in the application.


Payments can be made in three installments: October 15th, November 6th, and final payment on November 20, 2016. If a student does not make full payment by the final deadline, other students will be given the option to attend. All payments are non-refundable.

Participant Information

Please note, all participants selected for trips are required to attend a mandatory training from 5:00 - 7:00pm on one of the following dates:

Oct. 22, 2015

Nov. 12, 2015

Dec. 3, 2015 

Trip cost includes lodging, transportation, some meals, and service fees.