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Answers to FAQs

Answers to Frequently Asked Questions

If the trip you were hoping for is full, e-mail us at OutdoorProgram@WestminsterCollege.edu to be put on the waitlist. A space may become available if we have a cancellation.

Details about Outdoor Orientation Program check-in coming soon

Students will be allowed to check into their residence halls before the trips depart 

We can store baggage for students who choose not to check into their residence hall before the trips depart.

For students traveling by air, the Outdoor Recreation Program will provide shuttles to campus, more details coming soon!

Many of our trips are student-led. There will not necessarily be professional staff or faculty on each trip. We're proud of our student leaders who are experienced and trained in leading trips for the Outdoor Program.

There will be times throughout the week when students are "on their own" with no direct supervision. These include times on campus and in the residence halls as well as in camp.

If you must cancel: before the registration deadline (July 11th) you can receive a refund in full.  If you cancel after July 11th but before July 25th: you will be refunded 50% of the trip cost.  After July 25th, no refunds will be given.

If a participant needs to leave the trip for a policy violation, that participant is responsible for the cost of evacuation. If a participant needs to be evacuated for other reasons, responsibility for the cost of evacuation will be assigned on a case-by-case basis.