MISSION

The mission of Alternative Breaks Program is to engage the University of Utah community in volunteerism and experiential learning while promoting holistic wellness and lifelong service by dispatching teams of college students to distant communities over school breaks.

INFO SESSIONS 

  • TUE, SEPT 1 AT 6-7PM
  • TUE, SEPT 15 AT 6-7PM
  • WED, SEPT 23 AT 3-4PM
  • FRI, OCT 2 AT 12-1PM
  • SAT, OCT 24 AT 1-2PM
  • THURS, OCT 29 AT 5-6PM
  • THURS, NOV 5 AT 5-6PM
  • MON, NOV 9 AT 11-12PM

Important Dates

STUDENT LEADER ORIENTATION

  • AUG 21, 2015 – FOR ALL AB LEADERS

ALTERNATIVE FALL BREAK 

  • JULY 1, 2015 – FALL BREAK APPS OPEN
  • SEPT 4, 2015 - IDENTITY AND ENVIRONMENTAL EXPLORATION                             APPLICATIONS DUE (Apply here)
  • SEPT 7, 2015 - APPLICATIONS FOR TRIP DISCOUNTS DUE
  • SEPT 7, 2015 - ALL OTHER AFB TRIP APPLICATIONS DUE                                         (Apply here for Youth Empowerment &                                           Education, Animal Advocacy & Rehabilitation,                                 and Hunger & Food Justice trips)
  • SEPT 16, 2015 - FINAL AFB PAYMENTS POSTED
  • SEPT 20, 2015 – FINAL AFB PAYMENTS DUE
  • OCT 9-17, 2015 – AFB AND AWB (WEEKEND) TRIPS
  • NOV 6, 2015 – AFB REORIENTATION

LEGACY OF LOWELL

  • SEPT 26, 2015 (ASB APPS GO LIVE)

ALTERNATIVE SPRING BREAK

  • SEPT 26, 2015 – SPRING BREAK APPS OPEN
  • NOV 13, 2015 - SPRING BREAK APPS CLOSE
  • NOV 23-25, 2015 - NOTIFICATION OF PARTICIPANT STATUS
  • JAN 15, 2015 - ALL TRIP DISCOUNT APPLICATIONS AND                                         DONATIONS DUE
  • FEB 1, 2015 - FINAL ASB PAYMENTS POSTED
  • FEB 14, 2015 - FINAL ASB PAYMENTS DUE
  • MARCH 12-19, 2015 - ASB AND AWB (WEEKEND) TRIPS
  • APRIL 8, 2015 - ASB & AWB REORIENTATION