Academic Travel (International)

Red Rocks Community College offers transformative Study Abroad opportunities that blend accredited academic coursework with co-curricular travel. Faculty from various departments organize trips for their students to offer real-life learning opportunities. Class credit is generally offered to fulfill a general education requirement.

RRCC also offers domestic academic travel opportunities for students.


Costa Rica | Fall 2022


Connecting Environment and Community Honors Experience
DEADLINE TO SIGN UP IS September 2022!


  • HNR 175 Special Topics: Costa Rica Study Abroad (1 credits)
  • SPA 109 Spanish for travellers (2 credits)

Trip Duration: December 13-22, 2022

Classroom sessions precede trip: 
Late Start Fall Class- Oct 17 - Dec 12


  • Low-impact living and environmental stewardship.
  • Hike rainforests.
  • Tropical conservation with the Campanario Biological Station.
  • Marine Reserve snorkeling. 
  • Selva Verde Biolocal Reserve
  • Costa Rica culture, language immersion, & Nature as Text. 

More information about this exciting trip to Costa Rica! 


Baja | Spring 2023


  • BIO 228 Field Biology - Baja (4 credits)

Trip Duration: March 17 - 28, 2023

Classroom sessions precede trip: 
Fridays, 9am - Noon


More information about this exciting trip to Baja!



Academic Travel (international) Resources