In addition to the alumni benefits you receive on campus, as a CBU alum, you may also enjoy many fine experiences throughout Memphis and beyond.
CBU Alumni Travel Program
ALASKAN FRONTIERS & GLACIERS – OCEANIA CRUISES (Download pdf)
Seattle to Vancouver (10 nights)
Date: July 31–August 10, 2014 Regatta
Price: From $2,999 per person, double occupancy (Airfare included)
Join Alumni from our sister school, Manhattan College as you revel in the rugged, unspoiled beauty of Alaska, America’s last frontier, as you sail its coastline aboard the elegant and intimate Oceania Cruises Regatta. Depart from Seattle and sail through the scenic Seymour Narrows along Canada’s west coast to Alaska and the small wilderness outpost of Ketchikan, once known as the “Salmon Capital of the World.” Next is Alaska’s capital, Juneau, an exhilarating blend of nature and modern culture. Marvel at the spectacular Hubbard Glacier, the longest tidewater glacier in Alaska, followed by a visit to Icy Strait Point, a secluded seaport nestled in the pristine Alaskan wilderness. Continue to Sitka, an astoundingly picturesque city known for its many historic attractions, including the Sitka National Historical Park, which boasts a totem-lined forest trail, and visit Wrangell, one of the oldest settlements in Alaska. Sail south to Canada’s largest island and the lovely city of Victoria, a former British colony that has retained much of its colonial splendor, before disembarking in Vancouver. Savor the serene beauty of ancient glaciers, soaring mountains and exceptional wildlife on this Alaskan voyage. View photos and map.
ACCENT ON THE ADRIATIC – OCEANIA CRUISES (Download pdf)
Venice to Rome (7 nights)
Date: October 20-28 2014 Marina
Price: From $2,499 per person double occupancy (Airfare included)
Discover captivating ports, ancient ruins and the wild beauty of nature as you cruise the azure waters of the Adriatic aboard the deluxe Oceania Cruises Marina, an elegant vessel replete with breathtaking amenities and outstanding cuisine. Set out from Venice and sail to Split, Croatia’s jewel along the Adriatic Sea, where a centuries-old Roman palace and Croatia’s oldest museum filled with intriguing relics await. Stroll the pink-paved streets that wind through Montenegro’s coastal port of Kotor, a medieval town enclosed by impressive walls. Spend time in Durres, where remnants of its ancient past surface in a 2nd-century amphitheater and the columns of an amazing Byzantine forum. Discover the verdant island of Corfu, where beauty abounds among the lush emerald hills and white sand beaches. Perched on a cliff overlooking the sea, Sicily’s timeless town of Taormina offers a blend of ancient Greek and Roman ruins and vibrant modern shops, which have enticed authors and artists for centuries. Explore the charming trove of cobblestone streets and stunning panoramas of Sorrento, or travel to Capri, a lovely island of stunning panoramas, quaint villages and ancient villas, before concluding your Adriatic adventure in Rome. From historic Adriatic ports to celebrated Italian panoramas, this extraordinary voyage truly enchants and delivers. View Photos and map.
Special rates at the following Memphis attractions:
FASTPARK & RELAX
FastPark & Relax is offering a discounted parking rate for all CBU students, alumni, faculty and staff. The cost is $7.75/day, compared to the airport parking at $11/day. They keep track of how many days you stay based on their rewards card. After eight days, you get one FREE. After 40 days, you get a FREE WEEK's worth of parking. FastPark & Relax offers an easy and fast way to get their preferred rate.
If you are interested, SIGN-UP!
RIVER INN OF HARBOR TOWN
Coming to town for a visit? Looking for a special night away with a special someone? Stay at the River Inn of Harbor Town, voted #1 Best Hotel in Memphis by US News & World Report 2011. The River Inn offers a special discounted rate of $169/night for all CBU alumni, family, and friends, which includes breakfast at Paulette’s!
To make your reservation, call (901) 260-3333, and ask for the CBU rate!
DELL MEMBER PURCHASE PROGRAM
Discounts on Dell computers, electronics and accessories are available on their members website or (866) 914-6083.
Member ID: US121974789
Alumni benefits are continually added to this list, so be sure to check back often!