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Summer Immersion Programs

Below you can find information about the Summer Immersion Programs to Ecuador, Dominican Republic, and New Mexico. The links have more information about the specific trips.

**Note: The deadline to apply for the 2014 Summer Immersion trips has passed.



SJU Campus Ministry partners with Rostro De Cristo, a volunteer program offering short and long term experiences of service and immersion for young adults in Duran, Ecuador, to offer SJU students an 8 day immersion experience. Students will travel to Ecuador and be immersed in the life and culture, learning about themselves and the world around them. Click the link below to learn more about Rostro De Cristo.

The trip dates for 2014 are May 28-June 4, 2014.

Rostro De Cristo, Ecuador                                  

Ecuador '10



New Mexico

SJU Campus Ministry has a long standing relationship with St. Mary's Mission in Tohatchi, NM. Students get to explore Native American heritage while immersing themselves in the life and culture of New Mexico. For more information on this trip please click the link below.

The trip dates for 2014 are May 24-June 3, 2014.

Tohatchi, New Mexico                                   

NAE '10


Dominican Republic

SJU Campus Ministry will work with the Bernardine Franciscan Sisters through their Volunteers in Mission program to offer an 8 day immersion experience to students. They will spend time learning about issues of poverty, justice, and culture in the Dominican Republic. For more information please click the link below.

The trip dates for 2014 are May 27-June 3, 2014.

Volunteers in Mission: BFS, Dominican Republic                                    


Saint Joseph's University sponsors service immersion programs in which students spend a week or more living and working in the communities they serve.


Colleen O'Grady
Phone: 610-660-3123