Application Information

The International Service Learning Program is an interdisciplinary program, open to UofL students from all majors. In addition to the program fee listed below  (does not include tuition), students are required to maintain at least a 2.5 GPA, be in good academic standing with the University, enroll in a discipline-specific (3 credit hour) academic course and attend weekly pre-departure orientation sessions.

In order to travel abroad, students must hold passports that will be valid for at least six months AFTER the end of their International Service Learning Program trip. For information on how to apply for a passport, the requirements, the costs, and the estimated processing times, please visit the U.S. Department of State passport website.

Application Process

  • Submit on-line application (below) including the name and contact information for two academic references

Academic Disciplines for Belize:

  • Communication
  • Dentistry (must be enrolled in School of Dentistry)
  • Law (must be enrolled in Brandeis School of Law)
  • Nursing


Academic Disciplines for Botswana:

  • Engineering
  • Geography/Geosciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Health
  • Social Work
  • Sports Administration


Academic Disciplines for Croatia:

  • Communication
  • Engineering
  • Nursing


Academic Disciplines for the Philippines:

  • Communication
  • Dentistry (must be enrolled in School of Dentistry)
  • Engineering
  • Law (must be enrolled in Brandeis School of Law)


Academic Disciplines for Trinidad/Tobago:

  • Civic Leadership
  • College Student Personnel/Higher Education
  • Communication
  • Criminal Justice


Additional Information is provided throughout the ISLP website.

2015/16 Program Fees

Please note that the class fees are posted on student accounts upon your acceptance to the program.  Please contact the Financial Aid Office prior to applying to learn about financial resources that may be available to you.

Additional financial support may be available through your academic Dean's Office.

Click here for more information on Program Fees.


Belize --  Closed - Final Selections Complete

Botswana - Closed - Final Selections Complete

Philippines -- Application Process will open February 2016

Trinidad/Tobago -- Closed - Final Selections Complete

Croatia - Closed - Final Selections Complete

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For the International Service Learning Program