Trips and Special Events

The Center for Global Engagement sponsors trips and various cultural events for International Students and Scholars each semester. The trips and events are open for any Baylor international student and scholar to attend as well as their family members and friends. 

Refund Policy: If a fee is required for a trip or event and a student has paid that fee, no refunds will be granted after the registration deadline for that event. Students that cancel before the registration deadline must come to the ISSS office to obtain a refund.

Spring 2020 Trips and Events

State Capitol Tour

January 25, 2020

Come tour the State Capitol down in Austin, Texas! We will be visiting the largest state capitol building in the USA!

What: State Capitol Tour

When: Saturday, January 25, 2020

Cost: $5 per person (Cost covers transportation, but not meals)

REGISTER HEREby Wednesday, January 22nd.

*In order to complete your registration, you will need to go to the Center for Global Engagement office and pay the $5 registration fee and sign the release form.


International Shopping Trip

February 29, 2020

We will be visiting some of the premiere shopping and international markets in central Texas. To confirm your registration, please come by the CGE office in Hankamer Academic Center Room 160 to pay the $5 and sign a waiver by Friday, February 21st. The bus for the trip will leave on Saturday, February 29th, from the 5th Street Circle at 9:00 a.m. and return at 5:30 p.m.

What: International Shopping Trip

When: Saturday, February 29th, 2020

Cost: $5 per person (Cost covers transportation, but not meals)

REGISTER HERE* by Friday, February 21st.

*In order to complete your registration, you will need to go to the Center for Global Engagement office and pay the $5 registration fee and sign the release form.


San Antonio Trip*

March 21, 2020

Come along with ISSS to visit the city of San Antonio. Many notable attractions for this city are the historical fort of the Alamo, along with the colorful River Walk. A wonderful trip for students, families, and their Global Friendship partners!

What: San Antonio Trip

When: Saturday, March 21st, 2020

Cost: $10 per person (Cost covers transportation, but not meals)

*This trip has been cancelled.

*In order to complete your registration, you will need to go to the Center for Global Engagement office and pay the $10 registration fee and sign the release form.


NASA Trip*

April 18, 2020

Come see where astronauts are trained, visit exhibits about the U.S. moonwalk, and future space projects!

What: NASA Trip

When: Saturday, April 18th, 2020

Cost: $20 per person (Cost covers transportation and NASA entrance fee, but not food)

*This trip has been cancelled.

*In order to complete your registration, you will need to go to the Center for Global Engagement office and pay the $20 registration fee and sign the release form.

Center for Global Engagement

Hankamer Academic Center, H 160.01
1428 S. 5th St.
Waco, TX 76798

One Bear Place #97012
Waco, TX 76798-7012

(254) 710-1461