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Service Learning/Internship

Students may choose between the following Program Terms:

12-week Service-Learning and Internships - ELAP in San José

ISA's Service-Learning and Internship division, ELAP, offers opportunities to work at local NGOs, schools, clinics and businesses. Visit the ELAP website to view available placements.

Participants will not attend classes but work 15–35 hours per week at a local organization. All participants will develop an ELAP Portfolio throughout the program which includes reflective essays, group discussions, logs of hours, a supervisor evaluation and a certificate of completion.

Visit the ELAP website for information on earning academic credit for select ELAP placements.

ProgramDatesCodePriceStatus
Fall 1 2014ESJF8114$3,400Late Acceptance May Be Possible, Contact ISA
Fall 2 2014ESJF8214$3,400Late Acceptance May Be Possible, Contact ISA
Spring 1 2015ESJS8115TBA Currently Accepting Applications!
Summer 1 2014ESJU8114$3,400Program in Progress
Summer 1 2015ESJU8115TBA Currently Accepting Applications!
Summer 2 2014ESJU8214$3,400Program in Progress
Summer 3 2014ESJU8314$3,400Program in Progress

4-week Service-Learning and Internships - ELAP in San José

ISA's Service-Learning and Internship division, ELAP, offers opportunities to work at local NGOs, schools, clinics and businesses. Visit the ELAP website to view available placements.

Participants will not attend classes but work 15–35 hours per week at a local organization. All participants will develop an ELAP Portfolio throughout the program which includes reflective essays, group discussions, logs of hours, a supervisor evaluation and a certificate of completion.

Visit the ELAP website for information on earning academic credit for select ELAP placements.

ProgramDatesCodePriceStatus
Fall 1 2014ESJF4114$2,500Late Acceptance May Be Possible, Contact ISA
Fall 2 2014ESJF4214$2,500Late Acceptance May Be Possible, Contact ISA
Summer 1 2015ESJU4115TBA Currently Accepting Applications!
Summer 2 2015ESJU4215TBA Currently Accepting Applications!
Summer 3 2014ESJU4314$2,500Program in Progress
Summer 3 2015ESJU4315TBA Currently Accepting Applications!

6-week Service-Learning and Internships - ELAP in San José

ISA's Service-Learning and Internship division, ELAP, offers opportunities to work at local NGOs, schools, clinics and businesses. Visit the ELAP website to view available placements.

Participants will not attend classes but work 15–35 hours per week at a local organization. All participants will develop an ELAP Portfolio throughout the program which includes reflective essays, group discussions, logs of hours, a supervisor evaluation and a certificate of completion.

Visit the ELAP website for information on earning academic credit for select ELAP placements.

ProgramDatesCodePriceStatus
Fall 1 2014ESJF5114$2,800Late Acceptance May Be Possible, Contact ISA
Fall 2 2014ESJF5214$2,800Late Acceptance May Be Possible, Contact ISA
Summer 3 2014ESJU5314$2,800Program in Progress

8-week Service-Learning and Internships - ELAP in San José

ISA's Service-Learning and Internship division, ELAP, offers opportunities to work at local NGOs, schools, clinics and businesses. Visit the ELAP website to view available placements.

Participants will not attend classes but work 15–35 hours per week at a local organization. All participants will develop an ELAP Portfolio throughout the program which includes reflective essays, group discussions, logs of hours, a supervisor evaluation and a certificate of completion.

Visit the ELAP website for information on earning academic credit for select ELAP placements.

ProgramDatesCodePriceStatus
Fall 1 2014ESJF6114$3,100Late Acceptance May Be Possible, Contact ISA
Fall 2 2014ESJF6214$3,100Late Acceptance May Be Possible, Contact ISA
Spring 1 2015ESJS6115TBA Currently Accepting Applications!
Summer 1 2015ESJU6115TBA Currently Accepting Applications!
Summer 2 2014ESJU6214$3,100Program in Progress
Summer 2 2015ESJU6215TBA Currently Accepting Applications!
Summer 3 2014ESJU6314$3,100Program in Progress

ELAP Group Project

ELAP Group Projects are a great way to make a lasting impact on the local community and help foster international goodwill. Work side-by-side with other students from all over the U.S. who share your passion for volunteering and helping others. All projects include culturally-engaging activities and all the necessary materials to make a 'life-challenging' experience. Projects change annually so visit the ELAP Group Project Page for the most up to date information on dates, locations and prices.

ProgramDatesCodePriceStatus
Spring Break 1 2015ESJG1115TBA Currently Accepting Applications!
Spring Break 2 2015ESJG1215TBA Currently Accepting Applications!
Spring Break 3 2015ESJG1315TBA Currently Accepting Applications!

ELAP + ISA Programs

ISA's Service-Learning and Internship division, ELAP, offers opportunities to work at local NGOs, schools, clinics and businesses. Visit the ELAP website to view available placements.

In addition to enrolling in the ISA Academic Program participants will work 5–10 hours per week at a local organization. All participants will develop an ELAP Portfolio throughout the program which includes reflective essays, group discussions, logs of hours, a supervisor evaluation and a certificate of completion.

Visit the ELAP website for information on earning academic credit for select ELAP placements.

ProgramDatesCodePriceStatus
Fall 2 2014ESJX7114$1,750Late Acceptance May Be Possible, Contact ISA

ISA Academic Semester + Service-Learning/Internships

ISA's Service-Learning and Internship division, ELAP, offers opportunities to work at local NGOs, schools, clinics and businesses. Visit the ELAP website to view available placements.


Students will work 5-10 hours per week at a local host organization while attending classes at the host university. The ELAP placement will begin 1-2 weeks after the first week of classes and end the week prior to final exams. All participants will develop an ELAP Portfolio throughout the program which includes reflective essays, group discussions, logs of hours, a supervisor evaluation and a certificate of completion.

Visit the ELAP website for information on earning academic credit for select ELAP placements.

ProgramDatesCodePriceStatus
Fall 1 2014ESJX6114$1,750Late Acceptance May Be Possible, Contact ISA
Fall 3 2014ESJX8114$1,750Late Acceptance May Be Possible, Contact ISA
Spring 1 2015ESJX1115TBA Currently Accepting Applications!
Spring 2 2015ESJX2115TBA Currently Accepting Applications!
Spring 3 2015ESJX3115TBA Currently Accepting Applications!

ISA Academic Summer + 4-week Service-Learning/Internships - ELAP in San José

ISA's Service-Learning and Internship division, ELAP, offers opportunities to work at local NGOs, schools, clinics and businesses. Visit the ELAP website to view available placements.

This 4-week program begins the day after the ISA Summer program ends. Participants will spend between 15–35 hours per week at a local organization. All participants will develop an ELAP Portfolio throughout the program which includes reflective essays, group discussions, logs of hours, a supervisor evaluation and a certificate of completion.

Visit the ELAP website for information on earning academic credit for select ELAP placements.

ProgramDatesCodePriceStatus
Add-on 1ESJA4114$2,000Program in Progress
Add-on 2ESJA4214$2,000Late Acceptance May Be Possible, Contact ISA
Add-on 3ESJA4314$2,000Late Acceptance May Be Possible, Contact ISA

ISA Academic Summer + 6-week Service-Learning/Internships

ISA's Service-Learning and Internship division, ELAP, offers opportunities to work at local NGOs, schools, clinics and businesses. Visit the ELAP website to view available placements.


This 6-week program begins the day after the ISA Summer program ends. Participants will spend between 15–35 hours per week at a local organization. All participants will develop an ELAP Portfolio throughout the program which includes reflective essays, group discussions, logs of hours, a supervisor evaluation and a certificate of completion.

Visit the ELAP website for information on earning academic credit for select ELAP placements.

ProgramDatesCodePriceStatus
Add-on 1ESJA5114$2,300Program in Progress
Add-on 2ESJA5214$2,300Late Acceptance May Be Possible, Contact ISA
Add-on 3ESJA5314$2,300Late Acceptance May Be Possible, Contact ISA