Bring your education to life by studying in Ecovillages around the world. Ecovillages are ecological communities that provide ideal campuses for students to learn about real-world issues including sustainable development, green building, organic agriculture and women's empowerment. Learn to live in harmony with local environments as you investigate personal and community based solutions to real world issues with one of the most innovative environmental study abroad programs.
Earn college credit from University of Massachusetts Amherst on our semester, Summer and January-term study abroad programs (also available to gap year students). Through academic and experiential coursework, environmental community service learning, and cultural excursions, you develop the understanding, skills and commitment to restore our planet and prepare for careers that make a difference. Living Routes is a carbon conscious organization.
"Study abroad programs like Living Routes' are playing a critical role in preparing the next generation to bring sustainable ways of living into the mainstream." — Patch Adams