Alternative Break Trips 2016

Alternative Winter Break Trip: Habitat for Humanity, Burmingham AL Focus on Affordable Housing

The trip will be taking place January 7th-January 14th.

Click here for the application!

Alternative Spring Break Trips

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: TBD

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.