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FACEtime: Wilderness Survival Skills

FACEtime facilitates face-to-face encounters that develop Friendships, a sense of Adventure, Connections with resources and meaningful Engagement.  FACEtime programs are run by RIT’s Outdoor Education department.

This program is an introduction to wilderness survival using primitive skills. This program takes place on campus and consists of morning and afternoon sessions outdoors in wooded areas. Learn the basic survival sequence of shelter, fire, water, and food including concepts of how to keep warm in the cold and snow, where to look for food, and finding your way home. 

Students must have proper clothing and footwear to be outside in various weather conditions because this program will run outdoors rain or shine!

*Please note: commuter students will be discounted the cost of early move in fees.

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