International Study Tours
UCO encourages each student to develop a global perspective. The relationship between leadership capacity and a thorough international perspective is well documented. During each academic year, Leadership Central plans several 3 hour study tour for students pursuing the leadership minor or for upper division credit. These study tours balance an understanding of the local culture and history while also combining service learning through local service projects and initiatives.
Upcoming Study Tours for 2015-2016
Block II/Winter Break - Nicaragua - Partner with Habitat for Humanity to provide affordable housing in the capital of Managua. Trip is December 12th through 20th. Approximate cost will be $2500.00.
Spring Break - Cuba - This trip will focus on social, cultural and ecological activities while also visiting the University of Havana. Trip is March 12th through 20th. Approximate cost will be $3500.00.
Block II/Spring Intercession - Uganda - Partner with Pros for Africa to support their educational and civic efforts in the communities of Gulu and Atiak. Exact trip dates to be determined. Approximate cost will be $2500.00
Check out the videos and Slideshows of previous Study Tour Trips:
South Africa 2014
Costa Rica 2015