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Dominican Republic

Saturday, March 24 - Saturday, March 31, 2018 
Cost: $1800

The Dominican Republic immersion trip provides an intensive encounter with the realities of the country, guided by social studies professionals who help participants have a deep and comprehensive understanding of these realities from a human, economic, social, cultural and historical perspective. Participants will visit barrios, meet with grassroots organizations, and learn about the “models of social services" implemented in the communities by Jesuit-sponsored initiatives that reflect Ignatius´s teachings of social justice and solidarity.


Application Process 

  • The application for Winter Break 2017 trips is closed.
  • The application for Spring Break 2018 trips is closed.
  • Applications for Summer 2018 trips are due Febuary 28th at 3pm.


  • The application for the Class of 2022 Summer San Jose Immersion will open in July 2018.
  • The application for the Jean Donovan Fellowship can be found here.

Selected participants will be expected to attend 4–5 pre-trip meetings and a pre-trip weekend retreat,  as well as 3 post-trip meetings upon return.