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Join alumni and friends on an exciting travel adventure to one of these fascinating destinations. We’ll guide you along the way, provide pre-trip assistance, send an informational packet, and offer an enjoyable, worry-free travel experience. For more information on the Travel Program, contact Pat Anderson at or 815-753-1512.

  • Tropical Belize

    If you love nature and beaches and exploring the past, this trip is for you. Belize is a true adventure with its Mayan caves, rain forests, white-sand beaches and wildlife.

  • River Cruise - From Budapest to Bucharest

    We'll travel from Hungary to Romania on a river cruise that leads to Roman ruins, captivating Baroque churches, medieval castles and coastal resorts as ancient buildings merge with modern architecture.

  • Paris in the Springtime

    Experience the most romantic city in the world through its gardens, art museums, architecture, palace hotels and charming cafés, to name a few.

  • Icelandic Adventure

    Feel the magic of Iceland, one of the most spectacular places on earth, from its hot springs, geysers and glaciers to evidence of its Viking heritage.

  • Discover French Canada: Montreal, Ottawa and Quebec City

    Experience all French Canada has to offer with this amazing week-long trip to beautiful Montreal, the Canadian capital of Ottawa and lovely Quebec City.

  • Kenya Safari Adventure

    Kenya’s landscapes are teeming with animals, from speedy cheetahs to majestic herds of zebras. On this thrilling Kenya safari, you will see them all in some of the country’s most spectacular settings.

  • Christmas Markets of France and Germany

    We invite you to enjoy the holidays as never before with this special trip to the Christmas markets of France and Germany.