Travel Tour Operators

Each of our trips are offered in partnership with one of the following trusted tour providers, who specialize in alumni group travel experiences. All of our trips offer wonderful travel experiences and you’ll find that each of our tour operators offer diverse options: whether you prefer to travel on a cruise ship of 1,200 in the Mediterranean or a small-group land tour of 20 in the Outback.

AHI Travel
(800) 323-7373

For over 53 years, AHI Travel has created exclusive educational programs for sophisticated alumni travelers that are not available to the general public. The 40+ -year partnership with UMAA continues to provide enriching travel adventures via chartered vessels, local lectures, priority access, luxurious accommodations, hands-on experiences, and inclusive tour components. Each experience reflects the high standards travelers have come to expect from AHI’s dedicated staff, pioneering travel concepts, and innovative itineraries connecting you to the people and cultures of the respective destinations. The UMAA currently partners with AHI to offer smaller capacity cruise/land combination journeys and immersive land-based trips where travelers will have the opportunity to mingle with guests of other alumni associations.

Thomas P. Gohagan & Co.
(312) 609-1140 or (800) 922-3088

Gohagan & Company’s unique itineraries and educational components are paired with the style and comforts of the world’s finest cruise ships, trains and hotels and enhanced by world-class guides and academic experts. Designed with the knowledge and insight provided by more than 30 years of experience Gohagan & Company travels from the pristine wilderness of Antarctica to the unfolding mystery of China, from the Celtic Lands of Britain to the bustle of Istanbul's bazaars, from the medieval villages of France to East Africa’s game parks to the great countries of the Baltic. The UMAA currently partners with Gohagan to offer smaller capacity (low hundreds) cruises and cruise/land combination journeys where travelers will have the opportunity to mingle with guests of other alumni associations.

(410) 366-5494 or (800) 638-7640

AESU, an international tour operator with offices in the USA and Europe, celebrates over 40 years of excellence in travel. The first to specialize in graduation tours and young alumni travel, AESU pioneers innovative, inspirational and fun programs by creating exceptional travel, social and lifestyle experiences for young adults. We travel to the world’s coolest destinations, emphasizing active, inspiring and educational itineraries. Our like-minded travelers create a group dynamic that balances individuality, flexibility and spontaneity.

(952) 918-8950 or (800) 842-9023

Since 1972, Go Next travelers have explored alluring, faraway lands and legendary cities across the globe. Each carefully designed Go Next program unites an exceptional itinerary with deluxe accommodations, unparalleled service and value. With the perfect balance of adventure, education and relaxation, discover your world on land, at sea, or by river with fellow alumni. The UMAA currently partners with GoNext to offer many ocean cruises with Oceania Cruises (mostly 600 to 1,200 passengers) where travelers will have the opportunity to mingle with guests of other alumni associations. Additionally, we partner with GoNext to offer a few more intimate tours, including some river cruises, U.S. programs and the 20-person maximum Cuba land tour.

Odysseys Unlimited
(617) 454-9100 or (888) 370-6765

Odysseys Unlimited is a leader in high-quality, affordable small-group travel. We offer fully escorted small group tours and cruises to destinations throughout the world. By limiting tours to just 12 to 24 guests, Odysseys Unlimited can provide an intimate, authentic travel experience with a high level of personal service. Our small-group tours allow guests to stay in unique accommodations and to experience one-on-one cultural encounters. We further distinguish ourselves by employing top-notch tour directors who are among the most experienced in the industry. The UMAA currently partners with Odysseys to unique, small capacity adventures by land. Many of the departures are exclusive to UMAA travelers and some are shared departures with one to two other alumni associations.

(866) 639-0079

With over 30 years of combined experience, Orbridge represents a new breed of alumni travel with a focus on a few select destinations and intimate departures with top accommodations and small, deluxe ships. All programs are designed with the understanding that education is an essential part of travel, and the itineraries, excursions, staff, local guides, and lectures are all geared to provide guests an in-depth view of a region, ecosystem, or culture. The UMAA partners with Orbridge to offer smaller group tours, nature and parks programs in both the U.S. and abroad.

Premier World Discovery
(877) 953-8687

Premier World Discovery features more than 70 diverse group tour programs that span the globe. Whether you are looking for a traditional escorted tour, a one hotel experience, a nostalgic train tour, a special event or holiday tour or a relaxing cruise, we can help you see the world. The values that have made us a group travel leader and one of the most respected companies in the travel industry include a consultative team of nationwide sales professionals, a responsive customer support team, quality & innovative product and a unique group-only focus. Our dedication to quality, value and integrity in travel is unparalleled.


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