Poet Travels

Currently, Whittier alumni can access exclusive and group travel opportunities throughout the year.

Rio de Janeiro, one of eight ports-of-call on the upcoming South America cruise through Whittier-AHI.


Each calendar year, alumni are offered two opportunities for travel to destinations around the globe, coordinated through AHI Travel, one of the premiere companies specializing in college alumni trips. In addition to transportation, lodging, and some meals, these trips provide abundant educational opportunities in the form of hands-on experiences, insider tours led by local, expert guides, and customized lectures and discussions. For more information on trips, please contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 562.907.4222 or alumni@whittier.edu, or visit the Whittier College/AHI Travel website.

Prof. Jeff Decker leads a JanTerm course on "Business in China"



On occasion, Whittier College Faculty-led Travel Courses are open to alumni. Frequently held during January (JanTerm) or May (MayTerm), these courses offer a learning component, on-site lectures and tours, as well as time for student interaction and individual social excursions. Recent alumni opportunities have included travel to China and Cuba. For more information on these opportunities, please contact the Office of International Programs at 562.907.4308 or the Office of Alumni Relations 562.907.4222. For a listing of upcoming travel courses and enrollment deadline and requirements, please visit the Poet World Portal.