Top 3 Takeaways from Phocuswright 2017

Last week our Vice President of Marketing and Global Managing Director attended the Phocuswright Conference in Fort Lauderdale. Every year we look forward to attending this event to spend time with the leaders and influencers in the travel space, and discuss what’s to come in the year ahead from our colleagues and friends in the…

Speaking on Connecting Travel Brands & Chinese Travelers at EyeforTravel

Our Director of Marketing, Rebecca Heidgerd, attended the EyeForTravel North America Conference last week. This travel conference looks at the day-to-day challenges facing travel professionals right now. This year’s theme was “Win the Customer. Own the Booking” and spotlighted ways to drive loyalty in a digital and data-driven world. Rebecca was part of a panel…

Six Airlines Named 2017 “Best Airlines for Students”

Our annual airline appreciation event was held on October 5 in Salem, MA. We want to thank the 34 partners who made to trip to be a part of one of our favorite days of the year!  Here is a video recap of the day. Our our partners enjoyed all that Salem has to offer…

Alaska Air Launches Flight Discounts for Students and Faculty

Today we are proud to announce that Alaska Air has joined 90 airlines that offer discounted pricing and terms on studentuniverse.com. Alaska Air’s discounts will be available to verified students of any age, as well as faculty. The discounts also apply to codeshare flights operated by Virgin America. Students will see discounts available on routes…

Q+A with our Vice President, Marketing

Andre Azer joined StudentUniverse as our Vice President of Marketing last month. We sat down with him to talk about what plans he has in store for marketing at StudentUniverse, the biggest differences between marketing to students versus general travelers and what makes a successful marketing program. What is it about working in marketing at…