Costa Rica, June 3-9, 2019

T.E.P. students will spend 8 days along the coast and in the beautiful rainforests of Costa Rica. Costa Rica is working to become a 100% sustainable economy, and are taking huge measures through-out their country to achieve this goal. Students will participate in the sea turtle ecology program and earn 20+ hours of service.

Program Highlights:


  • Sea turtle ecology, protecting leatherback sea turtles

  • Rainforest exploration

  • Night hikes

  • Fútbol with local students

  • Wildlife viewing

  • Tropical ecosystem immersion

  • World’s largest hot springs

  • Language immersion

  • Global leadership

What to Pack:
  • Water Bottle (There will be water stations 24/7)

  • Sneakers/hiking shoes (These will get dirty)

  • Sunscreen

  • Hat

  • Medications (if needed)

  • Hygienic/grooming necessities, towel, flip-flops, comb, biodegradable soap

  • Comfortable clothes - it will be hot and humid during the day but will cool slightly at night so think about sun protection, rain gear, light outerwear and extra socks. Pack layers!

  • Please leave electronics and valuables at home

  • Camera: T.E.P. will also have phones for students to use, and all students will get copies of photos.

  • Do not bring cell phones, you will not be able to use them during the day, and there is no wifi or cell service in the tent areas. T.E.P. volunteers will have phones for emergency calls if needed.

How to Register:

Click here to register, and select course option 6/3/19 - The Elevation Project. 

Registration will close on March 15, 2019. If you have questions, you may contact us here