Be a Participant

Take a Break (TaB) is a student-led alternative break program that places small groups of Willamette University students, staff, and faculty in communities across the Pacific Northwest to engage in community service and experiential learning.

Participant Applications are now open! Click the link to apply.

Trip Topics for 2016-2017

  • Homelessness
  • Domestic Violence 
  • Food Deserts (Justice) 
  • Immigration 
  • Environmental Sustainability 

How much does it cost?

Participants pay a trip fee of $175, which includes food, transportation, and housing for the duration of Spring break.

It is a value of the program to make sure that TaB is accessible to all students regardless of financial need, and scholarship options, payment plans and compensation options are available. All participants are expected to engage in fundraising activities.