Trinidad and Tobago

Location map of Trinidad and tobagoTrinidad and Tobago are the southernmost islands in the Caribbean Sea. Trinidad is 1,864 square miles in area, and Tobago is 116 square miles. At its closest point, Trinidad is some seven miles from the coast of Venezuela on the South American mainland. Trinidad is diverse geographically.The mountainous north coast is heavily wooded. The central part of the island is more flat and is where sugar cane is grown. Tobago, the sister island of Trinidad is located at the northeast of Trinidad. It is called "the land of the humming bird". Tobago is cool, serene and green and it has its lush tropical rain forests. It has a beauty that is enthralling and some very beautiful beaches.

Check out the Trinidad and Tobago Tourism Board

Watch a UofL video on Trinidad and Tobago

Students will travel to the cities of Port of Spain in Trinidad and Speyside in Tobago as members of a multidisciplinary academic team.

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

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Academic Disciplines Participating

Civic Leadership - Dr. Michael Cuyjet

College Student Personnel/Higher Education - Dr. Michael Cuyjet

Communication - Dr. Kandi Walker

Criminal Justice - Dr. Michael Losavio


Program Fee




Students will need to sign up for the appropriate academic course and attend weekly orientation sessions.

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