Alternative Break Programs Alternative Breaks are designed to engage students in issues of social justice through cultural immerion. The goal is to have students fully live out the mission of Regis University: being in service for and with others and others and gaining a sense of solidarity with our brothers and sisters throughout the world. All trips have consistent meetings that include course-like preparation for the trip. Some trips include a course credit as well. For all questions regarding trips, please contact Melissa Nix at email@example.com or Paul Burson at firstname.lastname@example.org.