Top 8 Gap Year Destinations

Have you ever found yourself sitting in a lecture wondering if you’re actually learning something valuable? The classes, the workload and the dorm life can get dull. If you’re looking for a different experience, one that will keep you learning and growing outside of a classroom, consider a gap year! What better way to learn about culture, history, language and even independence than by traveling for a year? Here is a list of top gap year destinations to consider for your next adventure.

Black Friday/Cyber Monday Student Deals Guide

By now you may already know that StudentUniverse goes big for Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Between the two days, we will be offering 16 discounts on top of the already discounted fares for students and youth sold on our site. The flight discounts will be for up to an additional $200/off. While some deals will run for the full 8am- 12am ET promotion period on November 24 and November 27, redemptions will be limited so sign up now to get first dibs on our Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals! (more…)

Machu Picchu #happyplace

Macchu Picchu, a 15th-century Inca site, was build at the height of the Inca Empire.  Although it was abandoned 100 years later during the Spanish Conquest, it now stands as a picturesque landscape and hotspot for travelers.  We wanted to give a special thanks to all of our users who sent BEAUTIFUL pictures of Machu Picchu, Peru!

Thinking about taking a trip to Peru?

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