Alternative Break Trips 2017

There are two Alternative Spring Break trips this year. Applications are now live and due by Wednesday February 15th at 5pm!

Please click here for the application!

This year we will be sent approximately 30 students on three different alternative  break trips. For a week in January and a week in March students will work together to help others by serving a warm meal to individuals in need or helping to build a home for a deserving family.  Below is a little bit more information about each site:

A.St Francis Inn, Focus on Hunger and Homelessness Location: Philadelphia, PA

B. Habitat for Humanity, Affordable Housing Location: Burmingham, AL and Monroe, NC

To learn more about the experience please read this article:

Questions? Feel free to contact Ashlee Downing at

As a student who would be representing St. Lawrence University in the community and traveling to do community service, I agree to abide by all St. Lawrence University policies and to represent the university in a positive manner. I also, authorize SLU Volunteer Services staff to verify that I am in good academic and social standard here at St. Lawrence University.- All students will be ask to sign an agreement that states this.