Travel Industry Changes: 2017, and Beyond

With the start of a new year comes an opportunity to look ahead at what 2017 may bring to the travel space—both as a whole and within the student segment. Here are some of our thoughts on what we can expect with the change of the calendar year:   It’s not human vs. bot, it’s…

Our Best Booking Day Ever was Cyber Monday!

Cyber Monday of 2016 (November 28) was record-setting for StudentUniverse. We sold the most airline tickets in a single day in the company’s 16 year history. For context, this is 13.38% higher than the next date in order of ticket volume. We thought it would be fun to spotlight what students were booking, for when…

StudentUniverse Handpicked by Tourism Australia in $10m global youth campaign

We are thrilled to announce that we’ve been handpicked by Tourism Australia and the Australian Government as a partner in the $10m campaign to send a surge of young Brits to work in Australia while having an extended holiday as part of the Working Holiday Makers Program. In a six month campaign, we will leverage our…

Q+A with our Mobile Strategist

Raheem Abid joined StudentUniverse as our Mobile Strategist last month. We sat down with him to talk about how students use apps, how to keep app users engaged and what plans he has for the StudentUniverse app, here is what he had to say: What intrigued you about working on StudentUniverse’s app and what are…

31 Airlines Partners Celebrated at Airline Appreciation Event

If if wasn’t for our 75 airline partners who offer unique airfare pricing and terms to students and youth, we wouldn’t be able to carry out our mission of making global experiences possible for millions of students each year. We are incredibly proud to work with airline partners that go above and beyond for student…