Travel News and Alerts

Southwest Airlines Celebrates University of Miami Partnership with a Gift Card Raffle!

July 2021 - Southwest Airlines Celebrates University of Miami Partnership with a Gift Card Raffle: The University of Miami and Southwest Airlines are officially partners! Discounts on Southwest Airlines for certain city pairs are available now through December 31, 2021, when purchased via the University of Miami Travel Portal. Full story found here.

University of Miami Updates COVID-19 Travel Guidelines

April 2021 - University of Miami Updates COVID-19 Travel Guidelines: All University-related international and domestic travel must receive prior approval by the faculty or staff member’s supervisor and the supervising dean or vice president. For faculty, approval must also be received from Faculty Affairs by emailing facultyaffairs.cg@miami.edu for Coral Gables & RSMAS faculty and MSOMFacultyTravelRequests@med.miami.edu for MSOM faculty. Necessary travel should be booked through the University of Miami travel portal. Full guideline found here.

United Airlines Offers Leisure Discount

December 2020 - United Airlines Offers Leisure Discount. University of Miami airline partner, United Airlines, offers University employees and students leisure discount through April 1st, 2021. More information found here.

Southwest Airlines New Routes Include Miami

November 2020 - Southwest Airlines New Routes Include Miami. University of Miami airline partner, Southwest Airlines, announces new services to Miami, Palm Springs, and Montrose (Telluride), Colorado, with one-way fares as low as $39. Full update and terms found here. Business bookings can be made on The University of Miami Travel Portal.

JetBlue Offers Leisure Discounts

October 2020 - JetBlue Offers Employees and Students Leisure Discounts. Save an extra 10% on leisure hotel and car rentals when you book a JetBlue vacations flight + hotel package by 3/31/21 with code CSSAVE10. Full update and terms found here.

AA Global Sales Update: Masks Required

July 2020 - AA Global Sales Update: Masks Required. American Airlines will require all customers over the age of 2 to wear face coverings at airports and on board, effective July 29, 2020. Full update found here.

CDC: COVID-19 Information

June 2020 - CDC: COVID-19 Information. See how the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is responding to the COVID-19 outbreak:

American Airlines COVID-19 Weekly Update

June 2020 - American Airlines COVID-19 Weekly Update. Weekly update for American Airlines highlights and most up to date waiver policies. Full update found here.

University of Miami COVID-19 Travel Guidance

April 2020 - All University-related international travel is prohibited. University-related domestic travel must receive prior approval by a supervising dean or vice president. Full guidance found here.