Frequently Asked Questions

We take pride to make your application process easy and to provide a resource for your questions. If you do not see your question below please contact us and we will answer you right away.

Please note: All travelers to Nepal are limited to a 150 day visa. This applies to our teachers as well.

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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