Alternative Break Faculty and Staff Involvement

Get Involved!

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Getting involved in Alternative Breaks isn't just for students!  Faculty and staff at UVU can mentor students, and provide valuable knowledge and insight to the topics being discussed and learned about on each alternative break trip.  If you are interested in getting involved as a faculty/staff partner, contact Laura Christopherson at or 801-863-6030.  


  • Have a one-on-one student mentoring experience
  • Connect and network with other university staff/faculty
  • Recruit for your programming
  • Participate free of cost
  • Strengthen conflict resolution, inclusion, and student support skills
  • Add to your resume/CV


What we look for:

  • Passionate about student learning, social justice, and/or service
  • Patient
  • Committed
  • Empathetic
  • Healthy boundaries
  • Culturally sensitive and aware