Viterbo Sponsored (Faculty-Led) Programs

Fall 2024

Costa Rica, January 2025: VUSM 386: Environmental Justice (Application Due 4/05/24)

Experience ever-changing landscapes and unparalleled animal and plant life in Costa Rica as an essential part of the Fall 2024 course VUSM 386: Environmental Justice in Costa Rica. Travel Dates: January 2 – 10, 2025. Apply now on Etrieve." 

Spring 2024

Guatemala, February 2024: NURS 482/810 (Nursing students only)

Provide basic health care in rural areas of Guatemala to provide relief of suffering and improved health to those who otherwise would go unserved. Click here to learn more

Alaska, March 2024 : NURS 482 (Nursing students only)

Step into the culture of native Alaska to experience the rewards and challenges of providing health care in a remote community. Click here to learn more.

Italy, March 5 - 16, 2024: RLST 261 (Application Due 10/25/23) 

Franciscan Leadership is a course designed to prepare students to be sound Christian leaders in the world. Undergraduate students will participate in a pilgrimage/immersion experience in Rome and Assisi with the intention of deepening the overall learning experience. Contact Professor Emily Dykman 

Belize, April 2 - 18, 2024: NURS 482 (Nursing students only)

Gain a greater understanding of healthcare in culturally diverse populations through the direct delivery of healthcare services to under-served populations with limited resources in Belize. Click here to learn more

Thailand, May 18 - June 2, 2024: VUSM 205 

Travel to multiple cities in northern Thailand; visit diverse temples, markets, factories, and much more. The course and travel will focus on Hmong history and culture in La Crosse and Thailand. This trip is an extension of a Spring course.  For more information see the itineray below or contact Lin Rauch: APPLY HERE.


Spain, May 27 - June 24, 2024 (Spanish/English) : SPAN 301 English 252 (Application Due 10/10/23)

Travel to Zamora, Spain, designed to explore the social realities and cultures of this Spanish region.  This trip is an extension of Spring courses. Contact professors Jesus Jambrina (Spanish), Vickie Holtz (English). 



Summer 2025

Spain, May 2024 (Dietetics) :  NUTR 466 or NUTR 566 

Study the components of the Mediterranean diet and how this diet is able to reduce the risk of chronic diseases. We will also study sports nutrition and how it can be applied to the Mediterranean diet. On campus lectures will occur during one night a week during the 2nd half of the spring semester. Click here to learn More.



Non Viterbo-Sponsored Study Abroad

Looking for something a little more customized? Spend your semester on a Non Viterbo-sponsored study abroad program. You choose where you want to go and what you want to study!   Click here to learn more