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Travel Agencies

 

Maupin Travel

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2501 Blue Ridge Road
Suite 420
Raleigh, NC 27607
(919) 821-2146 or Toll Free 1-800-786-2738, email: uncw@maupintravel.com

Maupin Travel is one of the largest and most respected agencies in the Carolinas and has been in business since 1979.   We have serviced the travel needs of UNCWsince 2008 and UNC's main campus in Chapel Hill since 2004, and have achieved the distinction of the most widely-used agency out of their four preferred travel companies at UNC-CH. In addition, we are the agency of record for two other college institutions in the Southeast. We understand the unique nature of academic travel and the challenges associated with such travel.

Through Maupin Travel, you have your choice of booking your travel on a customized online booking tool or through one of our friendly and experienced travel consultants. For first time users of the online booking tool, please contact the UNCW Travel Office to receive your username and password.  

Maupin Travel has the unique distinction of being names one of America's "Top 40 Travel Companies" list by Business Travel News for seven years in a row. We are an affiliate of Frosh Travel, a $1B global travel company with dual headquarters in New York City & Houston, TV. This affiliation provides Maupin the buying power to provide the UNCW community the very best in technology, service and savings.

In addition to corporate travel specialists, we also have destination specialists for Europe, Australia, New Zealand, South America, Disney and the Caribbean, to name a few. 

Maupin Travel also has a dedicated group, meeting and incentive department that specializes in everything from air-only travel to meeting and logistics management. Maupin Travel is also a certified vendor through the General Services Administration (GSA) as a veteran-owned agency in the event you are required to use such an agency for any federal grant monies you may have received.

Visit our website - www.maupintravel.com - for any additional information you might need.

 

FTI

Fellowship Travel International - Study Abroad Only

 

10220 Timber Ridge Dr
Ashland, VA 23005
1 (804)550-0121 ext 129 or Toll Free 1 (800)235-9384 ext 129

FTI is a full-service travel agency, offering international air & land arrangements, travel insurance & for more than 30 years. They specialize in partnering with faculty members to create study abroad, service-learning and volunteer trips. Their relationships with in-country vendors give them the ability to craft custom itineraries designed around the school’s curriculum. Thus, students and faculty can take advantage of unique experiences relevant to their coursework.

In the past year alone, they’ve served approximately 200 collegiate clients (both individual institutions and consortiums). So, they are familiar with the specific needs associated with this type of travel, including: safety and security, itineraries, and meeting a professor’s expectations for his or her course. The diverse staff also brings extensive personal knowledge of countries around the globe. They’ve traveled to 148 countries & speak a dozen foreign languages. In fact, twenty-five percent of FTI’s associates were born or lived abroad.

FTI also offers an online booking tool that will allow you to make your arrangements for flights &/or tours.

Click here for a 1-page overview of FTI’s services.

Visit www.fellowship.com for more information or to request a quote for your next trip

 

PanAm

PanAm logoPanAm is pleased to offer our unique services, solutions and demonstrated cost savings to UNCW.  Our world-trekking staff, industry veterans and travel hipsters are here to assist you with our retro-inspired service 24/7.  We invite you to 'Discover the PanAm Difference' and upgrade your travel experience!

PanAm is an independent travel management company - not part of a large travel conglomerate or affiliation; with over 15 years experience in the Government and Higher Education marketplaces.  PanAm holds several statewide contracts in the west, midwest, south and northeast (including North Carolina).  We specialize in providing full service travel management to our Higher Education partners.

PanAm, through our various local, regional and national consortia contracts; offers our contracted travel services to over 5,500 schools and campuses nationwide.  We provide you with the local presence you want along with the international reach and support that you expect in today's global market.  PanAm offers our UNCW travelers access to our exclusive PanAm Private Fare Program.  PanAm's Private Fares are not found with any other provider or third party booking engine.  Our private fares offer extraordinary cost savings opportunities and value to include:

Fully Refundable
Zero Change Fees
Cost Savings Averaging 15 - 40% University-wide (vs. published fares)
More than 45,000 fares domestically and internationally

PanAm is also pleased to offer our full suite of technology solutions to UNCW - all at no additional cost!

CustomerCare Portal
Custom Booking Tool
Mobile Booking Tool
Itinerary Management App (for iOS and Android)
Virtual Agent

Check us out online at www.panam.travel.  Be sure to ask us about our PanAm Perks - a unique loyalty program exclusive to PanAm to see how you can enroll.

PanAm is proud to provide our services to UNCW as a veteran-owned company. 

 

 

 

Travel Agencies Rates

 

Agency

Fellowship Travel (International Programs Only)

 

Maupin Travel

 

PanAm

 

Pricing

Online Booking Tool - $0

Agent - $0 to $30

Offer discounted fares for student & humanitarian travel, all available on the booking engine.

Online Booking Tool - $12.00 Agent - $27.00

Group - $20.00 per person

International $30.00

Online Booking Tool $6.75

Agent - $18.00

 

 

E-mail cgilbert@fellowship.com

dlashmore@maupintravel.com

uncw@panam.travel

Website www.fellowship.com www.maupintravel.com www.panam.travel
Response Time 0-48 hours, depending on request type Immediate or up to 2 hours maximum under normal circumstances Immediate during business hours
After-Hours Emergency Service

24/7 - free of charge. Sales Manager or owner always available to assist with travel emergencies.

(804) 550-0121

Emergency Services Desk available 24/7/365. Itinerary provides global travel number with each reservation. 24/7 Agent Assistance. No Charge for After Hours Emergency Services call.
Group Travel Group travel specialists. Contact Cindy Gilbert at (800) 235-9384, ext. 129 or at cgilbert@fellowship.com.

Group travel typically consists of 10+ individuals travelling to same location. Ask your Maupin agent for details.

 

 

Group Travel consists on 10 + individuals traveling to same location. Please contact us for details.

Years in Business 30+ Since 1979 15+
Experience

Custom faculty-led study abroad & service learning trips

 

Student discounts on flights for groups & individuals

 

Volunteer component can be added to any trip

 

Our staff has traveled to 148 countries & speaks a dozen languages fluently

 

We're a consolidator for more than 30 international carries & offer discounted fares for student & humanitarian travel.

 

Currently work with several major universities for their travel needs, both in-state and out-of-state.

 

 

Have served the travel needs of UNCW since 2008 and have been the largest vendor of record during that time.

 

We know the various UNCW departments and understand the policy guidelines and university culture.

 

Maupin Travel is a veteran owned company.

PanAm specializes in Higher Education and Government travel - coupling advanced technology solutions with our unique PanAm Private Fares to offer significant cost savings for Higher Education travelers. We hold regional and national contracts offering our services to over 5,000 Higher Education institutions across the United States. PanAm is a veteran owned company. These national programs bring significant value to UNCW, lowering costs, increasing opportunity and reducing risk.
Staffing

4 dedicated

30 full-time

4 dedicated

32 additional agents on-call as needed.

Dedicated Client Partner and 4 dedicated Agent Stewards for UNCW
Office Hours M-F, 9:00 - 5:00 M-F, 8:30 - 5:30 M-F, 7:00 - 5:00

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