Winter Alternative Service Break offers extensive international service trips to during winter break.
Save the Date: Dec. 27, 2016- Jan. 9, 2017
The Center for Volunteerism and Social Action will host three international Winter ASB trips. Locations, applications and service details will be released during Palousafest on Saturday, Aug. 20. Details will be available on this website the same day. Check out our Facebook for hints and updates as the application process approaches.
Full-time University of Idaho students. ASB is open to undergraduate and graduate students. Graduate students must cover full trip cost as they do not pay undergraduate student fees.
Applicants are reviewed by Center for Volunteerism and Social Action staff, and teams are determined based on application information.
Students are empowered to make wise decisions with regard to their own safety and the safety of others. Actions on this trip not only reflect on the student, but on the ASB program and the University of Idaho.
The ASB program puts service at the forefront of everything it does. This is not a vacation. Facilities can be less than students are used with limited access to showers and running water, especially internationally. Students should expect limited comforts.
Participants on international trips should understand there will be limited to no contact with family and friends in the United States throughout the entire duration of the trip.