Before applying for Alternative Breaks, please consider the following minimum requirements for our participants:
Applications now being accepted. Participants will be notified by May 3 of their acceptance.
Applications now being accepted for 2017-2018.
Those participating in Alternative Breaks are required to fund their trips.
Through the generosity of donors, Alternative Breaks is able to offer a limited amount of fee waivers each year to offset trip costs for students.
Application for fee waivers will open in fall 2017.
Students who can no longer attend one of our trips and would like to request a refund must adhere to the following policy. The refund policy is included in all AB applications; participants agree to it when they submit their application.
All students requesting a refund must write a letter to the program coordinator of 200 words or less explaining why a refund should be given.
If approved, refunds will be given in the following manner:
Extenuating circumstances that prevent you from fully participating will be considered.
Should a refund request be declined, participants can appeal any refund decisions to the Alternative Breaks Executive Board. Appeals must be under 300 words and submitted to the AB Director.