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Travel opportunities provide some of the most valuable educational experiences you can encounter during your college years. What better time to see the world? Seize the moment and travel for fun, class credit — or both! Scan the map to find out about upcoming field trips, mission trips and study abroad experiences available through Briar Cliff ...



Chicagoland 2014

Cliff Singers: Chicagoland Tour (March 6-10, 2014)
The Cliff Singers and BCU Chamber Choir will make stops throughout Iowa, Illinois and the Windy City. More info »

Southern California

Natural History of Southern California (March 8-15, 2014)
A field experience focusing on the natural history of California's desert, chaparral and coastal environments. More info (pdf) »

Tornado rebuilding

Tornado Rebuilding in Illinois (March 8-15, 2014)
Spend spring break with campus ministry, rebuilding homes in Washington, Ill., which was devastated by an EF-4 tornado in November. Contact campus ministry »

Jerusalem Farm

Spring Break at Jerusalem Farm (March 8-15, 2014)
Join the Jerusalem Farm organization and students from colleges across the U.S., repairing homes in poor Kansas City communities. Contact campus ministry »

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Black Hills Experience (May 19-24, 2014)
Get class credit while exploring some of the region's most incredible landmarks. More info »

Western Ireland

Natural History of Western Ireland (June 4-14, 2014)
Explore Western Ireland's culture and geography including limestone barrens, blanket bogs, rugged ocean coasts and isolated islands. More info (pdf) »

Guatemala Trip

Guatemala Trip (J-Term 2015)
Take a crash course in Spanish, build a house in three days for a needy family, care for malnourished children and serve food to the homeless. More info »

Mission Honduras

Mission: Honduras (J-Term 2015)
A mission trip sponsored by campus ministry; BCU students perform a service project in a rural, poverty stricken community. Contact campus ministry »

Chicago Semester

Chicago Semester (any fall or spring semester)
Spend 15 weeks living, learning and working in one of the world's most exciting cities. More info »