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TRAVEL & STUDY ABROAD OPPORTUNITIES


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! Find out more about upcoming field trips, mission trips and study abroad experiences through Briar Cliff:

Black Hills Experience

Black Hills Experience

MAY 2015 | Tour some of the region’s most incredible landmarks, including Badlands National Park, Wounded Knee, Wind Cave National Park, Hot Springs Mammoth Site, Custer State Park, Jewel Cave National Monument, Harney Peak and Devils Tower. Read More »

California Missions Trip

California Missions Trip

Spend six days in Southern California exploring four Franciscan missions, their individual stories and their impact, from the 18th century to today. Read More »

Chicago Semester

Chicago Semester

Chicago Semester

FALL or SPRING | Spend 15 weeks living, learning and working in one of the world’s most exciting cities. Read More »

Europe Trip

Europe Trip

MAY 17-26, 2015 | Travel to London, Paris and Amsterdam, visiting some of the world’s most beautiful art and history museums, churches and other sites. Read More »

Guatemala Trip

Guatemala Trip

JAN. 5-17, 2015 | Take a crash course in Spanish, build a home in three days for a needy family, care for malnourished children and serve food to the homeless in one of Central America’s poorest countries. Read More »

Mission: Honduras

Mission: Honduras

JAN. 5-16, 2015 | Embark on a life-altering mission trip, sure to open your eyes and your heart, as you work with children and youth in poverty-stricken Honduras. Read More »

Natural History of Costa Rica

Natural History of Costa Rica

Natural History of Costa Rica

JAN. 2-11, 2015 | Expect to get your hands (and feet, and clothes) dirty as you board canal boats, kayaks, rafts and zip-lines to get an up-close and personal look at the ever-changing landscapes and unparalleled animal and plant life in Costa Rica. Read More »

Natural History of Hawaii

Natural History of Hawaii

JUNE 3-21, 2015 | Encounter active volcanoes, find endangered species, explore tropical habitats and immerse yourself in a different culture on this 18-day trip to the Hawaiian Islands. Read More »

PLACES WE'VE GONE ...

BCU Students Learn About True Happiness in the West Indies

Jun 14, 2013

You could say Briar Cliff University students learned the meaning of true happiness while on a 10-day mission trip to the island of St. Lucia.

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BCU students pay it forward in U.S. and Overseas
Mar 21, 2013
Briar Cliff students trade modern comforts to help others
Jan 28, 2013
Senior takes "life-changing" trip to Guatemala
Jan 24, 2013
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