University of Missouri

Mizzou Alternative Breaks

Office of Student Engagement


Frequently Asked Questions

Questions answered below:

Check out the questions below. If we do not answer all your questions visit our contact us page and send us an email.

1. How do I apply?
2. How much does the trip cost?
3. How do I get a scholarship and how much is it?
4. If I drop after I pay, can I get a refund?
5. Where do we go?
6. How is where I'm going decided?
7. What is the Wait List and how does it work?
8. How is the trip funded?
9. Are alcohol or drugs allowed?
10. How safe are the trips?
11. Do you go anywhere outside of the US?
12. Should I bring any money on my trip?
13. What effect do these trips have?
14. Does Mizzou Alternative Breaks utilize the Oxford Comma?