ban Seattle trip 2017

Alcon Career Center | Seattle Fall Break Trip

Join Jessica Cates for a Fall Break trip to experience Seattle and all this fantastic city has to offer in terms of business, culture, sports, adventure, beauty and FUN!


Juniors or Seniors in the Neeley School of Business
Sophomores will be considered on a case by case basis after summer pre-registration period for Juniors and Seniors
2.9 GPA minimum

Saturday, October 14 and Sunday, October 15
Morning flight from DFW to SEA airport on Saturday (students welcome to go earlier, but trip programming will not begin until 2 pm on Saturday afternoon)

Meet up as a group in the afternoon to begin exploring the city. Weekend fun to include:

  • Pike Place Market
  • Seattle attractions including Space Needle/Kerry Park, Chihuly Glass Museum, EMP Museum (contemporary culture museum), Argosy Cruise
  • Alumni event to network with Horned Frogs living in Seattle
  • Dinner as a group on Saturday

Monday, October 16 and Tuesday, October 17
Corporate site visits currently planned: Amazon, Microsoft, and Starbucks

Evening flight from SEA to DFW 

Program Fee
$600 for all Neeley students

Program fee includes the following:

  • Hotel accommodations
  • Transportation and expenses related to company and cultural visits 
  • Some meals

Airfare is not included in the program fee.



Registration Form

Monday, September 11 at 5pm
Deadline to submit registration form and payment.

All applicants will be accepted on a first come/first served basis and subject to approval. Trip will be limited to 22 students.  Full, non-refundable payment will be processed after registration form submitted and your payment will secure your place. NOTE: Do not book your airfare until you receive notice that you have been approved for the trip.


Contact Meg Lehman at for additional information.