Open Enrollment programs are open to individual high school students (ages 14-18) who are interested in traveling with other students to select destinations around the world. Candidates are accepted based on the strength of their application and teacher references, which are reviewed on a first-come, first-served basis.
Open Enrollment Program Types
Service Adventures combine local homestays, adventure travel, and meaningful service projects. Students will be truly immersed in our host communities allowing them the time to reflect on their complex and important role as global citizens.
Conservation Expeditions invite students to participate in scientific research projects, learn about diverse ecosystems, and lend a hand in community-based biodiversity conservation efforts.
Cultural Journeys provide deep insight into the history, culture, and natural heritage of our host countries through authentic immersive experiences. Students will explore ancient ruins, sample new foods, and develop valuable leadership skills.
These three program focuses are not mutually exclusive, and many of our programs combine elements from all of these areas. Connect with us to let us know which aspects of each program type interest you, and we will create a customized program itinerary that fits your needs and goals.