Poet Travels


The world can still be your classroom. Participate in a travel experience with Whittier College.

Faculty-Led Travel Courses

On occasion, Whittier College faculty-led travel courses are open to alumni. Frequently held during 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, visit the Office of International Programs.

Poet Alumni Travel Program

The Poet Alumni Travel Program is open to all alumni and friends of Whittier College. If you want to enhance your lifetime Poet connections take advantage of unique opportunities to visit exciting destinations and learn about their culture, history and art.

Whittier has partnered with Collette, a family-owned leader in travel excursions, to provide our alumni the opportunity to travel to destinations around the world. Each trip is a packaged, guided tour that allows you to sit back and take in the culture and scenery of each destination.