Skip to content
Cornell University School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions


Unforgettable adventures

Whether swimming with seals, weaving textiles, or ziplining through the canopy, you can expect an extraordinary experience when you travel with CAU­—further enhanced by top-notch accommodations, distinctive cuisines, and inclusive prices.

Incomparable faculty guides

CAU's travel adventures are designed and led by some of Cornell’s most engaging faculty members. Passionate about their subjects, with access to behind-the-scenes tours, our faculty leaders will help you delve deeply into the culture and history of the places you visit.

Personalized travel planning

With customized itineraries, continual faculty guidance and companionship, and a dedicated CAU host, our meticulous attention to detail leaves you free to enjoy your journey to the fullest.

Welcoming travel companions

CAU travelers are known for their great camaraderie and interest in compelling places and subjects—so you’ll enjoy the wonders of the world with others who share your curiosity and sense of adventure.

Check out our upcoming trips — where will you travel with CAU?

"Every off-campus excursion is the best ever… until the next."
Elisabeth Boas '71