Travel & Education Programs
Your educational experience at Washington University in St. Louis doesn’t end with a degree at Commencement. The Alumni Association is committed to lifelong learning by sponsoring engaging educational opportunities for alumni and friends of Washington University in St. Louis. Travel and education programs offer learning, cultural enhancement and professional development through a variety of programs that include on- and off-campus lectures by our world-renowned faculty. Commit to lifelong learning, and then learn more about the programs the university offers below.
The Alumni Association Travel Program
offers you the opportunity to explore the world with fellow alumni and friends of the university. We partner with the world’s leading affinity travel organizations: companies with decades of experience in planning travel programs whose quality is far beyond the ordinary “group tour.”
The Travel Lecture Series
is St. Louis’ oldest and most highly regarded travelogue program. For those who are just beginning their travels, as well as those who can no longer travel, the Travel Lecture Series provides a wonderful opportunity to see the world form the comfort of campus!
Classes without Quizzes
Many of the nation’s top teachers and researchers are members of the Washington University faculty. These gifted individuals nurture in students a curiosity that not only animates their college years but stays with them all their lives.
To support the thriving spirit of inquiry among our alumni, the Alumni Association offers exciting opportunities to learn from faculty right in our graduates’ own backyards. Classes Without Quizzes brings leading Washington University faculty to cities across the country. Alumni and friends can attend lectures on a variety of stimulating topics. Visit the Event Calendar to find Classes Without Quizzes in your community.
Alumni College is a series of educational events offered during Alumni Weekend at Thurtene Carnival and Celebrate at Commencement that celebrate the internationally recognized Washington University educational experience and help you to relive your days in the classroom. The only prerequisites are intellectual curiosity and a passion for learning.
The university regularly posts faculty lectures and other educational offerings online