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  • Locations: Kingston, Jamaica
  • Program Terms: Spring Break
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: CatholicU applicants only
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Program Advisor: Robert Dowden Program Type: CatholicU
Academic Level: 1. Freshman, 2. Sophomore, 3. Junior, 4. Senior Areas of Study: Social Work, Theology
Credits: 0 Language Prerequisite: 000 - No language prerequisite
On-Site Language Course Required: No Language of Instruction: English
Housing Options: Hotel/Hostel Internship Available: No
COVID-19 Vaccine Required: No
Program Description:

Working with Jamaican Students

Spring Break Immersion Trip to Jamaica

Students spend one week during spring break working at various ministry sites tutoring children, sharing time with the elderly and sick, and working with adults with disabilities in Kingston, Jamaica. Students visit the homes of the St. Patrick's Foundation, St. Teresa of Calcutta's Missionaries of Charity, and the Missionaries of the Poor. They also spend time talking with the residents of Kingston, learning about their lives and history, and immersing themselves in the culture and reality.

Students interested in learning more about mission trips should visit the Campus Ministry website. All applicants must be pre-approved by their office.

Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring Break 2022 12/01/2021
Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.

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This program is currently not accepting applications.