UVU Alternative Break Participant Information

2015 Alternative Spring Break Trips

April 5 - April 11, 2015

 Click here to apply

Environmental Stewardship and Conservation: Moab, Utah

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This trip is a cooperative effort with the Outdoor Adventure CenterWant to serve in a meaningful way AND enjoy awesome Utah adventures at the same time?  Yes, you read that right--service and adventuring all in one trip! Learn more about how to care for the environment and then experience the beauty and splendor of Moab through recreation. 

Site Leaders: Madeline and Mike

Program Fee: $175

Youth Development and Education: Albuquerque, New Mexico

Join us for our epic trip to New Mexico, the Land of Enchantment! Learn about the connection between education and youth development while working with local non-profits in Albuquerque to combat the issues they are currently facing and learning about why these issue are happening. 

Site Leaders: Janay and Emily

Program Fee: $550

Hunger and Homelessness: San Diego, California

Volunteering with Habitat for Humanity, San Diego

Interested in having a fun and memorable Spring Break while at the same time serving others and feeling good? Come with us in a trip of a lifetime to the beautiful land of San Diego as we go to serve and celebrate. This trip is organized with the purpose of bringing people together to improve the community and one’s self. We will be working with organizations in San Diego such as Habitat for Humanity and others which help build homes for people in need and care for the homeless. Join us for this six day adventure with other UVU students and the Volunteer and Service Learning Center as we #Live2Give

Site Leaders: Chase and Cameron

Program Fee: $550



Serve. Learn. Explore. Are you in?

If you are ready to serve, learn, make friends, and make a difference, then apply between November 11 - January 30, 2015 for a 2015 Alternative Spring Break Trip!  

Program Fee Covers:

  • Food
  • Lodging
  • Transportation
  • Service Project Materials
  • Culture Day Expenses
  • Other trip-related expenses

...for a week!  

Important Dates:

November 11: Alternative Break Applications open

January 30: Alternative Break Applications close

February 16: $100 Non-refundable deposit due for all trips

March 20: Final payment due for all trips

Questions? Contact:

Laura Christopherson, Program Coordinator

Volunteer and Service-Learning Center