Service-Learning

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 2015ESJF8115$3,400Late Acceptance May Be Possible, Contact ISA
Fall 2 2014ESJF8214$3,400Program in Progress
Spring 1 2015ESJS8115$3,400Late Acceptance May Be Possible, Contact ISA
Summer 1 2015ESJU8115$3,400Currently Accepting Applications!

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 2015ESJF6115$3,100Currently Accepting Applications!
Spring 1 2015ESJS6115$3,100Late Acceptance May Be Possible, Contact ISA
Summer 1 2015ESJU6115$3,100Currently Accepting Applications!
Summer 2 2015ESJU6215$3,100Currently Accepting Applications!

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$1,750Program in Progress
Fall 2 2015ESJX7115$2,000Currently Accepting Applications!
Fall 3 2014ESJX8114$1,750Program in Progress
Fall 3 2015ESJX8115$1,750Currently Accepting Applications!
Spring 1 2015ESJX1115$1,750Late Acceptance May Be Possible, Contact ISA
Spring 2 2015ESJX2115$2,000Late Acceptance May Be Possible, Contact ISA

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 1ESJA4115$2,100Currently Accepting Applications!
Add-on 2ESJA4215$2,100Currently Accepting Applications!
Add-on 3ESJA4315$2,100Currently Accepting Applications!