Trip pricing:

  • Domestic Driving: TBD
  • Domestic flying: TBD
  • International: TBD
  • All week-long trips are subject to a $50 administrative fee as per USD policy
  • Weekend Trips are subject to a $5 administrative fee as per USD policy.

Winter Break Trips:

First Session:

First session winter break trips will take place December 15th, 2017 through December 22nd, 2017. Applications will open in August 2017.

  • Location: New Orleans, LA
    • Social Issue: Environment
    • Site Leaders: Christian Pollema and Erika Clark
  • Location: Detroit, MI
    • Social Issue: Issues facing Veterans
    • Site Leaders: Aaron Licht
  • Location: Dallas, TX
    • Social Issue: Health
    • Site Leaders: Hailey Purves and Lucas Crownover
  • Location: Nashville, TN
    • Social Issue: Urban Poverty
    • Site Leaders: Hunter Burns and Josie Galles

Second Session

Second session winter break trips will take place December 30th, 2017 through January 7th, 2018. Applications will open in August 2017.

  • Location: Guatemala
    • Social Issue: Housing
    • Site Leaders: Madisyn Waage and Jamie Anderson
  • Location: East St. Louis, MO
    • Social Issue: Education
    • Site Leaders: Jasmine Kearney and Natalie Basta
  • Location: Chicago, IL
    • Social Issue: Issues facing Incarcerated Persons
    • Site Leaders: Raven Blahnik and Michaella Crouch
  • Location: Minneapolis, MN
    • Social Issue: Issues Facing Refugees
    • Site Leaders: Tamee Livermont and Ashley Brage

Spring Break Trips:

Spring break trips will take place March 3rd through the 11th, 2018. Applications will open with the winter break trips in August of 2017.

  • Location: Sauk Center, MN
    • Social Issue: Issues facing Individuals with Disabilities
    • Site Leaders: Luke Smith and Gunnar Olson
  • Location: Rosebud Indian Reservation
    • Social Issue: Issues facing Native Americans
    • Site Leaders: Marisa Helm and Megan Feerick
  • Location: TBD
    • Social Issue: Community Development
    • Site Leaders: Allie Logan and Claire Hoogland

Summer Break Trip:

  • Location: Appalachian Trail
    • Social Issue: Conservation
    • Site Leaders: Abigail Schmidt and Taylor Gustafson