Texas Tech University

Summer Service Break

Costa Rica: Sea Turtle Conservation

Date: May 21-30, 2018
Total Trip Fee: $2600 (includes $200 application fee)
Applications are NOW OPEN!

Silhouette of SBer on the beach at sunset.

CALUE Service Breaks completed the programs FIRST International Service Break in Summer 2017 and it was a great success! And we are excited to be returning to Costa Rica in 2018!

Spend 10 days in Costa Rica working on Sea Turtle Conservation Projects! Night patrols, reforestation, and working in the hatchery will be some of the main tasks. Experience releasing newly hatched Olive Ridley Sea Turtles into the ocean.

ARE YOU READY TO BREAK AWAY FROM THE EXPECTED? Join us as CALUE Service Breaks SERVES, LEARNS, and finds ADVENTURE!

Ready to Join Us on a Trip?

All students wanting to participate in a CALUE Service Break must fill out the CALUE SB Application Form. Once the application has been processed you will be emailed about your application status. Once accepted to the Service Break you will be sent a payment link including: the $200 application fee and the remaining associated trip fee. You will also be asked to set up a meeting with the CALUE Service Break Advisor.

Service Break Participant Meetings:

Participants selected to participate in the Service Break are asked to attend pre-trip meetings, fundraisers, local service projects, and other CALUE SB activities.

Meeting dates coming soon!

*Meetings are subject to change depending on participant schedules. Participants who sign up after a meeting date can meet with CALUE staff to receive pertinent information.