Travel with the Alumni Association 

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

  OSU Alumni Association, Travel Program
ulie Schwartz Associate Executive Director, Programs
  Kate Sanders Program Director

Travel insurance will save you thousands if anything should happen or if you need to cancel. OSUAA has partnered with USI Travel Insurance, a leading travel insurance company for alumni group travel.   Click here for a quote or call: 800-937-1387  Please note: To receive some benefits, you will have to sign up for insurance within 14 days of paying your trip deposit for some trips and insurance products.

Sunday, January 04, 2015

Cruise the Caribbean Sea - Miami to Miami | Alumni Group Travel
Set sail from Miami for 10 nights aboard the Six-Star Crystal Serenity and cruise the Caribbean Sea. Your ports of call include Tortola, British Virgin Islands; St. Barts, French West Indies; St. Kitts, West Indies; St. Lucia, Windward Islands; and Saint Maarten, Kingdom of the Netherlands. Disembark in Miami.

Friday, January 16, 2015

Ancient Mysteries of the Americas Cruise | Alumni Group Travel
Experience the vibrant cultures and ancient civilizations of Central and South America as you weave your way from Miami to Lima aboard Oceania Cruises Regatta, a state-of-the-art haven of elegance.

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Panama Canal and Costa Rica | Alumni Group Travel
Join us for this spectacular nine-day journey from the Costa Rican rainforest through the mighty locks of the Panama Canal. 

Sunday, February 01, 2015

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

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

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

Climb to 19,340 feet above plains of elephants and lions. Few of the world’s great natural wonders offer your adventurous soul the sense of exploration and accomplishment as a week on the legendary Mount Kilimanjaro. No experience or mountain climbing gear needed, but you must be in good physical shape.

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
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 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

This 16-day tour includes two nights in Venice, Italy and a 13-night cruise to Ancona, Itlay; Split, Croatia; Corfu, Greece; Taormina, Sorrento, Civitavecchia and Livorno, Italy; and Marseille and Nice France. 

Friday, May 29, 2015

Tuscany and Florence! | 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!

Friday, June 05, 2015

Golden Jubilee Reunion
Click here for more information. Registration now open!

Tuesday, June 09, 2015

Provence- Alumni Group Travel
On this 8-day land tour, 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 | Alumni Group Travel
Baltic treasures abound on this voyage to some of Northern Europe’s most legendary ports aboard Oceania Cruises’ elegant Marina. Discover distant monarchies, Baroque palaces and stunning harbors as you cruise the Baltic Sea to Estonia, Russia, Finland, Latvia, Lithuania, Germany and Denmark.

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.

Friday, July 03, 2015

Discover Southeast Alaska- Alumni Group Travel
Navigate the waterways in luxury aboard Admiralty Dream where you will encounter abundant wildlife, breathtaking peaks and fjords, and ice-blue glaciers of unfathomable proportions.

Monday, July 06, 2015

Great Journey through Europe by Boat and Train - Alumni Group Travel
New Date! This is the trip of a lifetime at an exceptional value.

Friday, July 24, 2015

Land of the Midnight Sun: Norway, Arctic Circle & White Sea

NEW Tour for 2015

A unique journey that combines the natural beauty of Norway’s coastal fjords, the rugged North Cape and the pristine expanse of Russia’s rarely visited White Sea. Cruise in the wake of the Vikings aboard the exclusively chartered, 90-passenger M.S. SERENISSIMA. Discover the remote jewels of Russia, including Tromsø, the North Cape, Murmansk, and the UNESCO World Heritage site designated monastery of Solovetsky Islands, and Archangelsk.

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.

Friday, August 28, 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 Venice- Alumni Group Travel

From the breathtaking Amalfi Coast to eternal Rome, through the gentle Umbrian and Tuscan countryside to timeless Venice, this leisurely tour showcases ancient sites, contemporary life, priceless art, and stunning natural scenery. You’ll especially appreciate your small group of only 24 travelers as you stay in unique accommodations in the Tuscan countryside and in a medieval village.

Wednesday, September 02, 2015

Greece: Athens & Poros- Alumni Group Travel
This 10-day Alumni Campus Abroad land tour includes first-class hotel accommodations in Athens and Poros, all excursions and an extensive meal plan featuring wine with dinner.

Tuesday, September 08, 2015

Grand Danube Passage Cruise- Alumni Group Travel
No Single Supplement for solo travelers! 
14 Day Land and Cruise Journey
Join us down the Grand Danube Passage, featuring Prague and Sofia. This program includes excursions, lectures by local experts to enhance your insight into the region, luxury hotel accommodations, an extensive meal plan, wine with dinner and time for independent exploration.

Thursday, September 10, 2015

OSU vs Michigan Football Tour
The Beavers are headed to the Big House to take on the University of Michigan Wolverines. Visit to add your name to the interest list for this tour.

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Jewels of the Aegean: Historic Holy Lands Cruise- Alumni Group Travel
Istanbul, Greek islands of Patmos, Israel, Jerusalem, Islands of Rhodes, Crete, Turkey, Ephesus and more!

Sunday, September 20, 2015

Colors of Fall: Fall Foliage of Canada & New England- Alumni Group Travel
Sail the East Coast of North America aboard the elegant Oceania Cruises Regatta from New York to Montreal, Canada. 

Friday, September 25, 2015

River Life, Elbe River (Germany & Czech Republic) | Alumni Group Travel
Cruise with us for seven nights aboard the exclusively chartered, superior first-class m.s. Swiss Ruby. Explore the timeless treasures and traditions of the Elbe River Valley, visiting the UNESCO World Heritage sites of Prague, Wittenberg, Potsdam and Berlin. Meet local residents during the exclusive River Life Forum®. Prague Pre-Cruise and Berlin Post-Cruise Options offered.

Friday, October 23, 2015

Treasures of Southern Africa- Alumni Group Travel
This adventure includes excursions, first-class accommodations and an extensive meal plan.

Monday, November 09, 2015

Kenya Safari - Alumni Group Travel

Join the vibrant club of those intoxicated with Africa’s magic, from its beautiful landscapes and sunsets, to animals and people whose lives have changed little over the centuries. Watch the gripping action of predator and prey at the famous parks of Sweetwaters, Lake Nakuru and Maasai Mara.


“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: