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Academic Calendar

Travel adventures are in California, the Sierra Nevada Mountains, the Southwest and Northern India. Dates for travel adventures are approximate and subject to change.

2020-21

Sept. 1, 2020: Students Arrive

Sept. 2-17: Orientation followed by First Travel Adventure

Sept. 18-Oct. 23: Inner Inquiry Section 1- Holistic Health and Wellness, Ecological Studies

Oct. 24-30: Second Travel Adventure

Oct. 31-Nov. 24: Inner Inquiry Section 2- Small Communities and Sustainable Living

Nov. 25-30: Thanksgiving Break*

Dec. 1-20: Inner Inquiry Section 3- Inspirational Arts

Dec. 21-Jan 3: Holiday Break*

Jan. 4- Feb. 20: Inner Inquiry Section 4- World Cultures and Consciousness

Feb 21-Mar 12: Travel Adventure in Northern India

Mar 13-17: Retreat and Reflection of India Adventure

Mar 18-Apr 13: Inner Inquiry Section 5- Conscious Entrepreneurship

Apr. 14-22: Fourth Travel Adventure

Apr. 23-May 3: Inner Inquiry Section 6- Integration and Personal Passages

May 4, 2021: Graduation

*For international students or those who need to stay on campus during the Thanksgiving and Holiday breaks, accommodations and meals will be provided. Academic programs will not be provided, but students will be asked to help with work-exchange and volunteer projects during these breaks.