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…

Presenting on Study Abroad & Faculty Program Travel Mistakes at NAFSA

This week, the StudentUniverse team was in Los Angeles at NAFSA’s 2017 Annual Conference and Expo. The NAFSA event is the largest gathering of experts in the field of international education each year. Victor DeLeo, StudentUniverse’s Director of Business Development joined Claire Meyers of Campus Travel for a co-presentation on the “9 Travel Mistakes That Could Jeopardize…

School’s Out for the Summer — Where are Students Traveling?

Many students take advantage of their extended break and go on a multi-week adventure over the Summer. From backpacking adventures to road trips, students are generally traveling for more extended periods than the have the chance to do so at other points in the year. 18% of students are traveling on 15-21 days trips and 15%…

We Are Now a USTOA Member!

StudentUniverse is now a member of the United States Tour Operators Association (USTOA). The USTOA promotes integrity within the tour operator industry and is recognized as a leading organization of its kind. USTOA members are tour operators that conduct business in the United States and have been in business for at least three years. Members in…