Before applying for Alternative Breaks, please consider the following minimum requirements for our participants:
Location: Latin America
Location: Quad Cities
Check back in fall for the ASuB 2019 application.
Location: Louisiana, Texas, Missouri, California and Arkansas
Check back in the fall for the ASB 2019 application.
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. All fee waiver funds for 2017 - 2018 trips have been allocated.
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.