ISSS organizes monthly bus trips to a variety of locations and events around Texas. These trips provide an opportunity for students to experience the different cities and sites of Texas in a group setting with other university students. Upcoming trips are announced on the ISSS Blog.
Spring 2017 Excursions
San Antonio Rampage Ice Hockey Game & Free Skate
January 20, 2017, 4 pm-1 am
San Antonio, Texas
Come cheer on the San Antonio Rampage hockey team at the AT&T Center in San Antonio, TX. After the game everyone has the chance to skate on the arena's ice!
Explore San Antonio: Asian Cultural Festival, the Riverwalk, and The Alamo
February 4, 2017, 8 am-7 pm
San Antonio, Texas
Attend the Institute of Texan Cultures Asian Festival and enjoy the food, music, and craft sales. Then join us as we visit the Alamo and the River Walk in historic San Antonio. This is a great opportunity to enjoy art, historical San Antonio, and shopping. A boat cruise tour is included!
Dude Ranch Experience
March 4, 2017, 7:30 am-9:30 pm
Have you ever wanted to have a ranch experience that is straight out of a Western film? Here's your chance! Join us at Silver Spur Guest Ranch for horseback riding, hiking, hay rides and more! Experience all of the Western entertainment and fun against a beautiful Texas country backdrop. All the ranch activities, lunch, and dinner are included in the price!
NASA Space Center & Kemah Boardwalk
April 8, 2017, 7:30 am-9 pm
Join us on a visit to the Houston Space Center which has over 250 space artifacts, permanent and traveling exhibits, and attractions and theaters showcasing the future and past of the human space-flight program. Enjoy a lunch at the Space Center Cafeteria (included in ticket price) before heading over to Kemah Boardwalk, where you can enjoying several waterfront restaurants, amusements, charming retail stores, festivals, and seaside shows.
Sign Up for a Trip!
Visit the International Office Online Store to reserve your spot! Reservations are made on a first-come, first-served basis and are non-refundable and non-transferable.