Trips & Activities

Explore Buffalo and Western New York with us! Trips are updated each semester so there's always something new to do.

Spring 2024 Trips

Downhill Skiing at Holiday Valley

Picture of four students posing for a picture in the snow wearing downhil skiing equipment.

Embrace the winter!  Join us on our ISS downhill skiing trip!  This trip is open to all UB students (from first time skiers or experts on the slopes).

  • Saturday, February 17, 2024
  • 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. 
  • Trip Fee: $110.00 (includes round-trip motor coach bus transportation, ski equipment rental, professional lesson, and lift ticket) (non-refundable)

Visit to the Corning Museum of Glass

Image of a person blowing glass.

Beauty and function, design and industry. The Corning Museum of Glass campus is home to the world’s most comprehensive collection of glass. Our trip will includes a guided tour of the museum, live glass blowing demonstration, as well as, time to explore the museum on your own.  

  • Saturday, March 9, 2024
  • 8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. 
  • Trip Fee:  $80.00 (includes round-trip transportation, admission, and guided tour) (non-refundable)

Zoar Valley River Rafting

Group of 35 to 40 student psoing for a gorup picture wearing rafting gear.

Ride the rapids! Join us for a fun-filled adventure on this professionally-guided river rafting trip.  The river level will be high and the current will be fast come prepared to paddle.

  • Saturday, April 20, 2024
  • 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 
  • Cost: TBA (includes round-trip transportation, rafting fee and equipment, life jacket, helmet, wetsuit (bibs and jacket), boots and mitts)

ISS trips are open to all (international and U.S./domestic) students at UB.