Botswana, Africa

Map showing botswana's location within africaBotswana is a landlocked country located in Southern Africa. It's land borders Zimbabwe in the northeast, South Africa in the south and southeast and with Namibia to the west.  Learn more about Botswana.

Check out the Botswana Tourism Organization

Students will travel to cities of Gaborone and Molepolole as members of a multidisciplinary academic team. Participants will work with students in local schools on topics selected by local leaders. Topics in the past have centered around bullying and self esteem.

The trip will also include activities designed to expose students to local culture and history.

Apply for the Botswana Trip

Academic Disciplines Participating


Dr. J. P. Mohsen

Public Health

Dr. Scott LaJoie

Sports Administration

Social Work

Program Fee


(The Program Fee does not include tuition but covers travel costs.)

Students are required to enroll in the appropriate ISLP course and are required to attend and participate in all orientation classes.

Kent students reflect on ISLP trip to Botswana

View Pictures from 2017 Trip

Watch a UofL video on Botswana

Botswana ISLP 2017

International Service
Learning Program

SAC W310

University of Louisville

Louisville, Kentucky 40292

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M-F 8:30am to 5:00 pm

No holiday hours


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