Short-term missions

Your Northwestern education can include a short-term mission experience through a 10-day Spring Service Project (SSP) or 6- to 10-week Summer of Service (SOS). In keeping with Standards of Excellence in Short-Term Mission, NWC mission trips are characterized by:

  • God-centeredness
  • Empowering relationships
  • Mutual design
  • Comprehensive administration
  • Qualified leadership
  • Appropriate training
  • Thorough follow-up