A stack of Reality camp hats sit in the foreground while students volunteer

RISE (Rooted In Solidarity & Engagement) is a five-day service immersion program in and around Spokane. You will serve at local non-profit organizations, reflect on your experiences, learn about social justice, and connect with other incoming students and student leaders. Challenge yourself to think in new ways in a setting that is supportive, inspirational, and fun.

RISE is from Sunday, August 18 - Thursday, August 22, 2019

Registration for all five programs is on a first-come, first served basis. Students may only participate in one program.

Notice – 6/7/2019
Registration for the RISE program is CLOSED. Registration for this programs is NO LONGER OPEN.

Open: Saturday, May 18, 2019 at 9 a.m. PST
Closes: Friday, June 7, 2019


Cost: $125

Fee waivers, based on financial need, are available for students on a first-come, first served basis. If you are in need of financial assistance, please contact phillipsd@gonzaga.edu prior to registration opening.


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502 E. Boone
Spokane, WA 99258
Crosby Center, Suite 110