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Summer Immersion Programs

Below you can find information about the Summer Immersion Programs to Dominican Republic and New Mexico. The links have more information about the specific trips.

**Note: The process to apply for Summer Immersion programs 2015 will begin second semester in January.

Interested in Leading a Summer Immersion Experience? All applicants must have been a part of WIP or SIP in a previous year. Applications available HERE. or Contact Colleen O'Grady ( for more information.

New Mexico

SJU Campus Ministry has a long standing relationship with St. Mary's Mission in Tohatchi, NM. Students get to explore Native American heritage while immersing themselves in the life and culture of New Mexico. For more information on this trip please click the link below.

The trip dates for 2015 are May 17-May 24, 2015.

Tohatchi, New Mexico                                   

NAE '10


Dominican Republic

SJU Campus Ministry will work with the Bernardine Franciscan Sisters through their Volunteers in Mission program to offer an 8 day immersion experience to students. They will spend time learning about issues of poverty, justice, and culture in the Dominican Republic. For more information please click the link below.

The trip dates for 2015 are May 17-May 24, 2015.

Volunteers in Mission: BFS, Dominican Republic                                    


Saint Joseph's University sponsors service immersion programs in which students spend a week or more living and working in the communities they serve.


Colleen O'Grady
Phone: 610-660-3123