The Riza application has an estimated completion time of 1 - 1.5 hours.
*Must have a valid passport that will not expire with in 6 months or have just applied for a renewal or new passport!
Fill out the Riza Application portion and submit a non-refundable application fee of $35. Applicant's minimum age must be 17 years old.
Provide 3 references, and send them the links to the reference form (included in confirmation email). Application will not be reviewed until all 3 references are submitted. These three references must come from: Your pastor or small group leader, parent, guardian, or spiritual parent, long term friend (preferably over 3 years).
Wait to be contacted for a phone, video chat, or in person interview. Then wait for notification of acceptance. You will be contacted within 2 weeks of receiving application AND all reference forms.
Application and References deadline: July 1.
Tuition Deadline August 15 Tuition (includes room and board) cost: $2750* if you are unable to pay your tuition in full, there is a payment plan available, please contact TheRizaExp@gmail.com to set up a payment plan once accepted). Schedule of a 4 Payment Plan: $687.50 due by Aug 15th $687.50 due by Sep 15th $687.50 due by Oct 15th $687.50 due by Nov 15th
Important Info The following costs are not included in your tuition: + Outreach cost: approx. $1000-$2500 depending on location of trip + International Travel Insurance is required during the outreach phase: approx. cost $50 - $100 + Immunizations (if required by country for entry): up to $250, depending on country. Phase dates: Phase 1 (Learning to Grow in Community): Aug 30th - Nov 17th Phase 2 (Learning to Grow Yourself): Nov 18th - Dec 31st Phase 3 (Learning to Grow Through Service - Outreach): Jan 1st - Mar 6th