HUGS United Spring Break


Helping the Underprivileged by Giving our Service (HUGS) Program

The HUGS program is an alternative spring break experience welcoming students from ALL academic disciplines. Volunteers help work with children, provide medical care, and physical and occupational therapy in rural clinics; run a micro-lending program; and provide Spanish translation services


Upcoming Programs

Our office is excitedly working on the details of this year's programs.  Please check back periodically for updates.

Pre-Departure Information

Getting ready for your study away experience can be a bit overwhelming, but with these helpful links and the aid of the Study Away Department, your trip will be much easier.


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Contact Us

Ms. Leona Horner, Director

Office of Study Away

Phone: 814-472-3245
Email Us
Location: Scotus Hall 306