The ABOVE program is a multi-day adventure program for incoming first-year students that takes place before the start of the fall semester. All levels of experience may participate, but you must be able to swim.
ABOVE is a great way to meet new friends who love the outdoors as much as you do! Meeting other students, faculty, and staff before school starts increases your comfort and confidence.
ABOVE 2019 runs August 20-25. View the ABOVE 2019 Handout for more information and download for a quick reference.
Program participation is $300. Space in the ABOVE program is limited to 20 students. Email us at to reserve your spot.
Fill out and return the following required forms, along with your payment to:
Tim Slusser, Outdoor Leadership Program
ABOVE 2019 Activities
- Fire starting
- Environmental activities
- Camp crafts
- Night hike
- Solo experience