Alternative Spring Break

Costa Rica

Costa Rica

Community Partner

International Service Learning


Good Health and Well-Being, Reduced Inequalities

*Take from: The Global Goals For Sustainable Development

Dates of Travel

February 18-24, 2018 (Due to flight availability, the group will depart on Sunday, February 18, 2018)

Number of Participants

15 Student Participants
1 Student Team Leader
2 Faculty/Staff Team Leaders


Information to come.

Learning Outcomes

At the end of the Alternative Spring Break 2018 program, students participating in this experience will be able to:


$3,200 CAD (cost subject to change)

Trip Cost covers:

Medical Precautions

Participants must visit their family doctor or a travel clinic to ensure that their immunizations are up to date, and that there are no health concerns for travel. The cost of medical precautions is not included in ASB fees, and is the responsibility of the participant.


Participants will sleep in hotel-like accommodations operated by nuns and in conjunction with ISL. Sheets/towels are provided.


Meals are prepared in-house by ISL staff or at approved local restaurants, and reflect a variety of local foods (rice, beans, chicken, tortillas, plantains, etc.) Students with specific dietary restrictions may wish to bring supplementary snacks.

Other activities may include