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Apply for Alternative Breaks




Before applying for Alternative Breaks, please consider the following minimum requirements:

  • Alternative Breaks participants, including Trip Leaders, are required to attend mandatory events, including team meetings and other events and activities.
  • Alternative Breaks participants are required to follow all AB and Illinois State policies before, during, and after their trip.
  • Alternative Breaks participants are required to abide by the Alternative Breaks Zero Tolerance Alcohol and Drug Policy.
  • Alternative Breaks participants must be in good standing with the University.  
  • Alternative Breaks participants will occasionally be asked to participate in surveys and evaluations.
  • Those participating in Alternative Breaks will be required to fund their trips.
  • Applications will not be accepted without full completion.
  • A non-refundable $5 application fee is required.


Alternative Breaks Executive Board

Apply for Club AB Coordinator here.


Alternative Summer Break

Apply for Alternative Summer break here. You will be given the opportunity to add-on a cultural experience for an additional fee.


Trip Advisors

Trip Advisor applications is available here.

Alternative Spring Break

Trip Leaders


Trip Leaders applications for ASB 2014-2015 are available here. Once full, you will be placed on a waiting list.


Alternative Winter Break

Undergraduate Students

Alternative Winter Break 2014-2015 applications are now being accepted on a rolling basis. New applicants will be placed on a waiting list. Please apply here. 

Trip Leaders

Trip Leaders applications for AWB 2014-2015 are available here.

Trip Advisors

Applications available here.


Club AB

Trip and Unit Leader applications here.


Alternative Breaks Fee Waivers

AB Fee Waiver Applications for 2014-2015 will be available in the fall.


Leadership and Service

206 Bone Student Center
Campus Box 3090
Normal, IL 61790-3090
Phone: (309) 438-7346
TDD (309) 438- 2762
Facsimile: (309) 438-3147

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