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Alternative Breaks

Held during the winter, spring and fall semesters, students are given the opportunity to spend their spring and fall breaks giving back to various community service projects. Past breaks have included trips to Savannah, Georgia; Charleston, South Carolina; Memphis, Tennessee; Maryville, Tennessee, Mobile, Alabama, and Washington D.C..  Students are selected on the previous community service work and level of involvement and commitment.

New Announcements and Deadlines for Alternative Fall Break 2015!

The Alternative Break scheduled for the Fall 2015 semester is:

  • New Orleans, LA
    • September 30-October 3 (Fall Break)
    • Application Deadline: Wednesday, September 16, 2015, 4 PM, to Student Activities located in DSU 2059
    • Participant Notification: Participants will be announced on Friday, September 18, 2015
    • Deposit Due: Friday, September 25, 2015
    • Student Cost: $100.00
      • Includes travel, lodging, activity cost and one meal
    • To apply, click here: Alternative Fall Break 2015 Application
      • Note: As the application deadline has passed, the capacity for the New Orleans, LA Alternative Fall Break trip has reach capacity.  Thank you to all who applied!

        AFB 2015 NOLA

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 Last Modified 9/21/15