Alternative Winter Break

Join the Community Service Center in Taos, New Mexico to build adobe houses and give back to a struggling community.

Dates: January 7-14, 2018

Cost: $770.00 - all inclusive

Travel Grants are available and require a supplemental application found in the student volunteer application packet. We also recommend several fundraising ideas and provide a fundraising letter which you can use when requesting donations for your trip. Download the AWB Fundraising Letter

Group Size: 10 student spaces are available (including two student trip leaders). Spots will be awarded based on a review of this application. However, if you are not accepted onto the trip, you will be put onto a waiting list. If someone drops his or her spot on the trip, you may be pulled from the waitlist.

Transportation: All transportation will be included in the cost of the trip. 

Informational Meetings: October 5th, Kingsmen Room @ 6pm or October 16th, Nygreen Hall 1 @ 6pm

Apply By: October 25th, 2017


Apply by completing the Student Volunteer Application and returning completed forms to Madeline Liberti in the Student Life office.

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You may also contact Madeline Liberti at with questions.