Frequently Asked Questions

It’s our goal to make this application process as easy as possible! We’ve tried to compile a list of FAQs, but if you do not see your question below, please contact us! We’re always so excited to be in touch with applicants!

Application
What are the application deadlines?
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Why Trek to Teach?
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What do I need to apply?
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Cost
What exactly does my program fee cover?
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How much does the program cost?
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How do I apply for financial aid?
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Program Expectations
How long is the Program?
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Can I receive college credit?
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Will I be the only Trek to Teach-er in my village?
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Where will I stay while in Nepal?
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Do I get to choose which village I am placed in?
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Do I have to teach just English?
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Is there a certain curriculum I’m supposed to teach?
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How many days a week should I expect to be teaching?
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What age will I be teaching? How many students will I have?
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Do I have to start the program on the designated start dates?
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Requirements
Are there physical requirements for the program?
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Am I the right type of personality for this adventure?
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What are the teaching requirements?
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Do I need a college degree or TESL/TEFL Certification?
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Do I need to be an American Citizen to participate in this program?
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Do I have to start the program on the designated start dates?
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The 6 Steps to Nepal
1. Application
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2. Interview
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3. Acceptance
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4. Fundraise
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5. Welcome Packet
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6. Fly to Nepal
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