Appalachian Institute Immersion Trips


The Appalachian Institute currently coordinates over 20 immersion trips for high school and college aged students from across the region. Each trip focuses on relationship building with Appalachian communities, authentic learning on the challenges and beauties of the region, reflection based on Jesuit pedagogy, and action steps for continued connection after the immersion experience. The three types of immersion trips that are offered are:

Quick facts about Appalachian Institute Immersion trips:

  • Group sizes range from 10-30 people

  • $325 for college students, $350 for high school students

  • Price includes lodging, meals, program facilitation, and an Appalachian Institute representative on each immersion

Register NOW for an Immersion Trip!

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