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Las Pintas Solar Experience

Travel to Las Pintas, Jalisco, Mexico to install Solar Water Heaters and PV Systems on the homes of residents of the Santa Rosa Neighborhood of Las Pintas which is a suburb of Guadalajara.


May 18-June 30


$300 per student.

Additional materials and travel expenses sponsored by the JCCC Student Sustainability Committee and the International Studies Program, including tuition for the 1 hour credit you are required to take as part of this program. The $300 is not refundable after April 15.


To participate in the Las Pintas Solar Experience you must:

  1. Be a student currently enrolled at JCCC (5 credit hr minimum)
  2. Have a current passport. If not you must get one before May 1.
  3. Attend three Saturday workshops* in February and March (TBD) As many as fifteen attendees will be selected to participate in the travel to Las Pintas. Arrangements may possibly be made for “workshop time” during the week if Saturdays are not available.