Alternative Breaks

What are you doing for YOUR Break?
The Alternative Break program is an immersion experience into different cultural, environmental and socioeconomic communities across the nation. Students provide service in exchange for education about current social and cultural issues facing the host communities. Past trips have focused on such social/cultural issues as hunger, AIDS/HIV, housing, homelessness, issues facing Native American living on reservations, environmental conservation, education, economic sustainability, and women's issues.
 
Who:
Annually, approximately 200 Colorado State University students, ranging in age, major, upbringing, background, and interest, participate in an Alternative Break experience! This year, it could be YOU!
 
When:
Service-learning trips occur during fall, winter, spring, and summer breaks at CSU. Ongoing meetings pre and post trip.
 
Participant applications for Alternative Spring Break are currently closed. To participate next year, please check back August 2015. 
 
2014/2015 Alternative Spring Break Site Leader Positions are now filled. Applications for 2015/2016 Alternative Spring Break Site Leaders will be available April 2015. Please check back.
 
2014/2015 Alternative Winter Break are now filled. Applications for 2015/2016 Alternative Winter Break will be available February 2015, please check back then.
 
 
 

Contact

Alternative Breaks

210 Lory Student Center
8033 Campus Delivery
Fort Collins, CO 80523

phone: (970) 491-1962
fax: (970) 491-2826

Monday through Friday
8:00am - 5:00pm