Volunteer Abroad

Global Impact is an international service-learning opportunity open to Seattle Colleges students, faculty, and staff, as well as to healthcare professionals, educators, and members of the broader community. Global Impact collaborates with medical, educational, and service-orientated organizations delivering global health-related volunteer service in developing countries.

Global Impact provides travel opportunities beyond locations typical to those studying abroad. Between our three campuses, Seattle Colleges has dozens of allied health programs. Healthcare professionals and community members have demonstrated interest and experience in volunteering time and expertise in the developing world.

Our volunteers develop skills and grow in awareness and appreciation in the following areas:

Interested in applying for a Global Impact trip? See our Global Impact Application Guide. After you read the guide, if you'd like to be a participant or a group leader, contact Global@seattlecolleges.edu.

Upcoming Trips

There are no trips scheduled at this time.



Global Impact volunteers share some of their experiences from a trip to Peru.


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