Northeastern University: Center of Community Services

Program Overview

Alternative Spring Break (ASB) is a weeklong immersive living and volunteering experience. Through meaningful action, reflection, and education, volunteers engage in direct service that addresses …

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Alternative Weekends

The Alternative Break Program is expanding! Over the past year, we have planned multiple Alternative Weekend volunteer trips, including one to Maine to volunteer for our ASB …

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Positions & Roles

Northeastern ASB’s opportunities for students vary widely in terms of formal and informal leadership and responsibility. We also recruit faculty and staff to serve as …

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Applications

ASB 2019 will take place March 2-9, 2019!
Before applying, all participants must read the ASB handbook, and the ASB 2019 Information Packet.
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Apply to be a Trip …

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Program History

ASB has been sending students around the world since 2003!  Where have we been? Click here to find out!

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Program Costs

Due to varying travel expenses, ASB costs will differ by type of trip and year. This year we anticipate the trips costs will be:
› Domestic …

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For Parents

Is your student interested in Northeastern’s ASB program? Our Program Handbook contains helpful information about participant’s responsibilities, our Substance-Free policy, and more. Please visit the …

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