Beavers Abroad - Alumni Group Travel

Travel with the alumni association

We invite you to explore the world and discover new places in the company of fellow Oregon Staters.

Whether you are a returning OSUAA traveler or considering alumni group travel for the first time, we invite you to consider the wide variety of unique destinations being offered. From Costa Rica to Sicily, Alaska to Scotland or to the top of Mt. Kilimanjaro, there is an adventure to suit everyone. You will find traveling with the OSUAA is more than a pleasure trip. It’s an opportunity to make the world your classroom.

These amazing journeys are best shared with fellow Beavers, keeping you connected to Oregon State and each other.

Where in the world would you like to go? Begin your journey by clicking on the trips below, and join us for the trip of a lifetime.

Thank you and GO BEAVS!
Julie B. Schwartz
  OSU Alumni Association, Travel Program
ulie Schwartz Associate Executive Director, Programs
  Kate Sanders Administrative Program Director

Thursday, May 01, 2014

Alumni Group Travel - Lands and Islands of Mystery

Sunday, May 04, 2014

Alumni Group Travel - Cradle of History

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Alumni Group Travel - Classic China and the Yangtze
An alumni favorite!

Monday, June 02, 2014

Alumni Group Travel - Provincial French Countryside

Monday, June 09, 2014

Alumni Group Travel - Croatia's Adriatic Coast

Saturday, July 05, 2014

Alumni Group Travel - Parks and Lodges of the Old West
One of our three themed trips for 2014!

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Alumni Group Travel - Discover Switzerland
Back by popular demand!

Sunday, July 27, 2014

Alumni Group Travel - Enchanting Ireland

Saturday, August 02, 2014

Alumni Group Travel - Discover Wales and Yorkshire

Alumni Group Travel - Iceland to Greenland

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Paris Immersion | Alumni Group Travel
NEW DATE! Aug. 20- Sept. 4  Our original October date filled fast, we are now offering this new departure date!  Paris as you've never experienced it.

Friday, August 29, 2014

Alumni Group Travel - Treasures of East Africa

Monday, September 01, 2014

Alumni Group Travel - Symphony on the Blue Danube, a Classical Music Cruise
One of our three themed trips for 2014!

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Alumni Group Travel - Barging in Burgundy

Monday, September 22, 2014

Alumni Group Travel - Pearls of Antiquity: Cruise from Athens to Istanbul

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Alumni Group Travel - Apulia: Undiscovered Italy

Friday, October 17, 2014

Alumni Group Travel - Trade Routes of Coastal Iberia

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Alumni Group Travel - Exploring Australia and New Zealand

Saturday, January 03, 2015

Tere Moana: Panama Canal and Costa Rica
Join us for this spectacular nine-day journey from the Costa Rican rainforest through the mighty locks of the Panama Canal. 

Sunday, January 04, 2015

Cruise the Caribbean Sea - Miami to Miami

Friday, January 16, 2015

Ancient Mysteries Cruise from Florida to Peru | Alumni Group Travel
$3,000 early booking savings until JUNE 18, 2014

Sunday, February 08, 2015

Island Life of Cuba | Alumni Group Travel
This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for many U.S. residents, travel with an experienced English-speaking guide and become immersed in culture, history and cuisine. 

Saturday, February 14, 2015

Le Ponant: Sailing the Windward Islands of the Caribbean
Travel aboard the three-masted yacht, M.Y Le Ponant to: Martinique/Bequia/Tobago Cays/Grenada/St. Vincent/St. Lucia/Dominica

Saturday, February 21, 2015

Mt. Kilimanjaro Climb and Tanzania
No experience or mountain climbing gear needed! 

Sunday, February 22, 2015

Wolves of Yellowstone
Join us on a small group, six-day wildlife expedition to Yellowstone!

Monday, March 02, 2015

Treasures of Peru: Machu Picchu & Lake Titicaca
This 11-day, small group tour will take us to some of the country’s hightlights – Cuzco, Machu Picchu, and Lake Titicaca. 

Sunday, March 15, 2015

Polynesian Paradise | Alumni Group Travel
Book by June 17 for a $2,000 savings!  Set adrift, catch the breeze and watch scenes of incomparable beauty unfold one-by-one on this 10-night Polynesian odyssey.

Friday, April 24, 2015

Sicily | Alumni Group Travel
As a cultural crossroads of the ancient world, Sicily abounds with enchanting natural beauty, impressive man-made creations seemingly untouched by time, fascinating culture and a vast history. 

Mediterranean Marvels Cruise - Coastal Hideaways | Alumni Group Travel
The elegance, excitement and captivating cultures of the Mediterranean are yours to experience as you cruise aboard the graceful Oceania Cruises Riviera to Spain, France, Monaco and Italy. 

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Jewels of Antiquity Cruise - Venice to Nice | Alumni Group Travel
Discover the landmark treasures of Italy, Croatia, Greece and the French Riviera on this 13-night voyage aboard the first-class MV Aegean Odyssey.

Friday, May 29, 2015

Italy, Lifestyles Explorations | Alumni Group Travel
Ever thought of moving to Italy or just want to see all there is to see? Here is your chance, a month-long adventure for a great price!

Tuesday, June 09, 2015

Provence- Alumni Group Travel
Discover first-hand what writers and artists have called the Land of Inspiration and its many treasures.

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Baltic and Scandinavian Treasures- Almuni Group Travel
Discover unspoiled natural wonders, dramatic coastlines and mesmerizing ancient relics along the shores of Mexico, Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, Costa Rica, Panama, Ecuador and Peru while sailing aboard Oceania Cruises’ elegant Regatta.

Friday, June 19, 2015

Spain's Costa Verde- Alumni Group Travel
This exclusive small-group program includes deluxe accommodations, all excursions, a program of informative lectures and an extensive meal plan with wine at dinner.

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Great Journy through Europe by Boat and Train- Alumi Group Travel
This is the trip of a lifetime at an exceptional value!

Monday, August 17, 2015

Scotland (Military Tattoo)- Alumni Group Travel
This Alumni Campus Abroad program includes first-class accommodations, an extensive meal plan, all excursions, informative educational programs and ample time for independent exploration.

Saturday, August 29, 2015

Town and Country Oxford and English Countryside-Alumni Group Travel

Travel through quintessential England, with four nights in Oxford’s landmark Macdonald Randolph Hotel and three nights in a charming Cotswold village. By special arrangement, visit Highclere Castle of Downton Abbey fame and meet Lord Charles Spencer-Churchill in Blenheim Palace, the birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill.

Tuesday, September 01, 2015

Portrait of Italy: From the Amalfi Coast to Vinice- Alumni Group Travel

Enjoy time on your own in this enchanting city on an optional 3-day/2-night post-tour extension.


“Traveling with OSU Adventures is unique and offers a variety of educational and cultural opportunities for everyone. It is a wonderful way to learn about and experience the wonders of the world.”

-OSU President Ed Ray

TRIP PRICING AND DATES - All tour pricing is per person, excludes airfare unless otherwise noted, and is based on double occupancy, current exchange rates and tariffs. Additional taxes and fees may apply. A limited number of single spaces (with a supplemental charge) are available on a first-come, first-serve basis and vary by program.

TOUR INFORMATION - The dates, schedules, costs and program details are approximate and based on information received by the OSU Alumni Association (OSUAA) by August 25, 2011 and are subject to change.

OSU - Many adventures are hosted by OSU faculty members or OSU Alumni Association representatives if participation minimums are met. Please contact the OSUAA for more information.

TRAVEL INSURANCE - The OSUAA is pleased to partner with USI Travel Insurance Services. They offer a flexible plan with your choice of options and services. Please call 800-937-1387 or visit online for more information.*
*OSUAA is not an insurance provider - please direct questions to USI.

TRAVEL PARTNERS — The OSUAA is pleased to work with the following travel partners: