Students on a mission trip in Costa Rica

Alternative Spring Break Mission Trips

Past Mission Trips

Christ in the Desert Retreat

This trip took place over Spring Break 2020. This "silen" retreat focused on prayer and meditation and a meaningful “break” from the daily and weekly grind of college life

Costa Rica Mission Trip

Usually a ten day round-trip, it consists of participating in a build project at a partner Christian organization in Costa Rica with ties to Durham and Duke University. Enrolling in a house course is required to participate in this trip (please email Bruce directly with questions about enrollment) and it focuses on group engagement and cultural participation of the local Costa Rican culture.


Religious Life Mission Trip Funding

As designee of the Chapel dean, the Religious Life Staff Mission Funding Committee is responsible for reviewing applications for religious life mission funds.