Summer, Semester and Gap Programs: Cultural immersion, service-learning, inspiring educational travel

Pacific Discovery: Educational Travel Programs
Rachel Sanson
30 Iwa Road
Nelson  7010
Phone: (800) 655-3415
Int'l Phone: 64-3-546 7667
Fax: (206) 984-3763
Asia and Oceania: Australia, Burma, Cambodia, China: Tibet, Fiji: Nadi, Fiji: Pacific Harbor, Fiji: Shark Reef, Fiji: Suva, Laos, Nepal, New Zealand, Samoa, Thailand, Tibet, Vietnam
Western Hemisphere: Ecuador, Peru

Host Inst.: Pacific Discovery

Dates: January-March, June, July, August, September-November

Subject: Anthropology, Buddhism, Community service projects, Conservation, Development studies, Field study, Geography, Hiking and trekking, History, International studies, Leadership, Recreation, Spanish language, Sustainable development, Tourism

Level: Precoll, Fresh, Sophs, Jrs, Srs, Grads
Requires: Must have graduated high school
Age Min: 17
Age Max: 24
Age Average: 19

Undergrad Credit: Avail
Undergrad: 5-20
Grad Credit: Avail
Grad: Variable
Transfer Credit Through: Seattle Central Community College
Document Awarded: transcript

Overall Program Costs: From $4,350 for 4 weeks, From $7,450 for 9 weeks
Cost Include: activities, airport transfers, books, cultural activities, excursions, field trips, health and safety, housing included, in-country transport, most meals, on-site dir, pgm travel, pre-departure svcs, visa, volunteer svc work
Nonrefundable fee
Cost Range: $5,000 to $10,000 incl intl travel

Instruction Language: English
Format: Directed field study, Independent study format, Internship, Lang study, Practical training, Study tour, Tutorial, Volunteer svc, Workshop
Students: US & intl

Housing Arrangement: Arr by pgm
Housing Type: varies

Deadline: 2 months before departure; late applications considered

Other Info:
Year Program Began: 2001
In Coop With: Seattle Central Community College
Orientation Location: abroad
Orientation Description: Comprehensive orientation on 1st day of program
Activities: cultural events activity, excursions activity, field trips activity, pgm travel activity, sports activity
Misc: Program offers unique cultural insights, educational adventure travel & service-learning community projects.
Financial Aid: scholarships
May Contact Former Participant