Center for International and Intercultural Studies

Destinations

We will be accepting applications for 2018-2019 trips in the Tri-S Office, Decker 132. Bring your application, $200 non-refundable deposit (cash, check, or debit/credit card), and a copy of your passport or birth certificate. If you experience difficulty accessing the information in the linked files, please contact us.

 

Photo Contest: Deadline Sept. 6 [pdf application]

 

Fall

August 30th: Application & Trip Paid in Full ($695) Due
Early Sign Up Incentive: If students submit an application and full payment before August 15th, cost of trip will only be $650.  

1030 - Appalachia - First Year Experience (freshmen, transfer students, and peer mentors) - Service & Team-building - $695

Winter

June 1: Application and $200 non-refundable deposit
September 7: $1,000
October 19: Final payment due
Note: For those trips that cost less than $1,200, the final balance is due on the second payment date. 

101 - London - Cultural -  $2,925

103 - The Bahamas - Work Project - $1,750

104 - Costa Rica - Ecology - $2,400

105 - Belize - Women's Volleyball Only - $TBD

106 - Grand Cayman - Business Students only -  $2,600

 

Spring

September 14: Application and $200 non-refundable deposit
November 2: $1,000
January 18: Final payment due
Note: For those trips that cost less than $1,200, the final balance is due on the second payment date. 

308 - Oklahoma - Work Project - $750

309 - Puerto Rico - Work Project - $1,675

310 - New York City - Urban Ministry - $850

311 - France - Cultural - $2,625

317 - London - Public Relations & Cinema Media Arts Students - $2,800

318 - Grand Cayman - Education Students -  TBD

413 - Uganda - Senior Nursing Majors - $3,500

414 - Alaska - Senior Nursing Majors -  $2,600

415 - Jewish - Senior Nursing Majors - $400

416 - San Francisco - Senior Social Work Majors Only - $TBD

 

Summer

October 26: Application and $200 non-refundable deposit
November 30: $1,000
February 8: Final payment due
Note: For those trips that cost less than $1,200, the final balance is due on the second payment date. 

519 - US National Parks of the SW - Adventure - $1,250

520 - Costa Rica - Service - $2,150

521 - Paraguay - Work Project - $2,125

522 - Uganda - Service - $2,775

523 - Germany - Cultural - $2,850

525 - Ireland** - Adventure - $2,050

526 - Australia - Cultural -  $3,200

527 - Singapore - Business Students -  TBD

528 - Argentina - Men's Basketball Team -  $2,950

535 - Adirondack Mountains** - Adventure - $1150

829 - Europe - Men's Soccer Team - TBD

833 - London - VBS - $2,350

834 - Grand Cayman - VBS - $1,450

 

Adventure Trips

Adventure trips are designed for those who want to be out in nature experiencing God's creation and have the desire to be physically challenged. There may be additional expenses for required equipment.

519 - US National Parks of the SW - Adventure - $1,250

525 - Ireland** - Adventure - $2,050

535 - Adirondack Mountains** - Adventure - $1150

 

Cultural Trips

Cultural trips are designed to provide opportunities for learning and cross-cultural understanding. Groups may, among other things, study the language, history, society, geography, or art of a particular culture.

101 - London - Cultural -  $2,925

104 - Costa Rica - Ecology - $2,400

105 - Belize - Women's Volleyball Only - $TBD

311 - France - Cultural - $2,625

523 - Germany - Cultural - $2,850

526 - Australia - Cultural -  $3,200

829 - Europe - Men's Soccer Team - TBD

 

Service Trips

Participants are involved in projects such as teaching, caring for the ill, leading VBS programs, or working in an orphanage. They may be expected to help with preparing meals, clean-up, and other daily chores.

1030 - Appalachia - First Year Experience (freshmen, transfer students, and peer mentors)- Service & Team-building - $695

310 - New York City - Urban Ministry - $850

520 - Costa Rica - Service - $2,150

522 - Uganda - Service - $2,775

528 - Argentina - Men's Basketball Team -  $2,950

833 - London - VBS - $2,350

834 - Grand Cayman - VBS - $1,450

 

Work Projects

Work projects provide manual labor for construction and maintenance projects. Housing and meals are simple, and some facilities may be limited. Participants may be expected to help with preparing meals, clean-up, and other daily chores.

103 - The Bahamas - Work Project - $1,750

308 - Oklahoma - Work Project - $750

309 - Puerto Rico - Work Project - $1,675

521 - Paraguay - Work Project - $2,125

 

Academic Trips

106 - Grand Cayman - Business Students only -  $2,600

317 - London - Public Relations & Cinema Media Arts Students - $2,800

318 - Grand Cayman - Education Students -  TBD

413 - Uganda - Senior Nursing Majors - $3,500

414 - Alaska - Senior Nursing Majors -  $2,600

415 - Jewish - Senior Nursing Majors - $400

416 - San Francisco - Senior Social Work Majors Only - $TBD

527 - Singapore - Business Students -  TBD

 

Africa

413 - Uganda - Senior Nursing Majors - $3,500

522 - Uganda - Service - $2,775

 

Asia/Pacific

526 - Australia - Cultural -  $3,200

527 - Singapore - Business Students -  TBD

 

Caribbean/Atlantic

103 - The Bahamas - Work Project - $1,750

106 - Grand Cayman - Business Students only -  $2,600

309 - Puerto Rico - Work Project - $1,675

318 - Grand Cayman - Education Students -  TBD

834 - Grand Cayman - VBS - $1,450

 

Europe/Middle East

101 - London - Cultural -  $2,925

311 - France - Cultural - $2,625

317 - London - Public Relations & Cinema Media Arts Students - $2,800

523 - Germany - Cultural - $2,850

525 - Ireland** - Adventure - $2,050

829 - Europe - Men's Soccer Team - TBD

833 - London - VBS - $2,350

 

Latin America

104 - Costa Rica - Ecology - $2,400

105 - Belize - Women's Volleyball Only - $TBD

520 - Costa Rica - Service - $2,150

521 - Paraguay - Work Project - $2,125

528 - Argentina - Men's Basketball Team -  $2,950

 

North America

1030 - Appalachia - First Year Experience (freshmen, transfer students, and peer mentors) - Service & Team-building - $695

308 - Oklahoma - Work Project - $750

310 - New York City - Urban Ministry - $850

414 - Alaska - Senior Nursing Majors -  $2,600

415 - Jewish - Senior Nursing Majors - $400

416 - San Francisco - Senior Social Work Majors Only - $TBD

519 - US National Parks of the SW - Adventure - $1,250

535 - Adirondack Mountains** - Adventure - $1150

 

**Interview required for acceptance.

Group sizes are limited. Some groups may fill before the application date.

Applications submitted after the due date are subject to availability.

Prices listed are for AU students and do not include transportation to departure city, passport/visa, departure tax, immunizations, health/travel insurance, or miscellaneous expenses.

Tri-S reserves the right to make changes with regard to dates, arrangements, cost, and departure city. Programs will not operate if there is insufficient interest.