101 California Street, Suite 2450
San Francisco, CA 94111
Phone: (415) 982-1296
Fax: (415) 651-8725





What day should I arrive? Where should I fly in?

You should arrive at least two days before the beginning of the program. It is best to arrive on a Friday in order to attend the orientation to the site and the program. 

For the Mexico Program, you will arrive in the Mexico City International Airport, in Mexico City.  For the South Africa Program, you fly into Johannesburg International Airport, in Johannesburg.


What IASE is and is not?

What are the requirements of the Service Learning/Experiential Program?

What if I am not conversant in Spanish, or the native language of the site?

What if I am conversant in Spanish? Do I still need to take Language lessons?

I am not a medical student. Do I still need a preceptor sponsor from my college/university?

What day should I arrive? Where should I fly in?

How much leisure time do I have?

How much spending money should I bring?

What should I bring to the site?

Is there anything special I need to bring?

Is there phone or e-mail access?

Am I covered by Health Insurance?

Where will I stay during the program?

What is the Service Learning/Experiential Program?