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Below you will find information regarding our company history, our professional memberships, our “3E” guarantee, why you should choose a SYTA member, and a detailed site map.
USA Company History Since 1976, USA Student Travel’s reputation and track record have received several distinguished awards and accolades. US Space Camp named USA the official Travel Agency of US Space Camp 1995-1996. The governor-appointed California Sesquicentennial Commission named USA as the Preferred Student and Youth Travel Company for California’s Sesquicentennial 1998-2000. The Disney Corporation has awarded USA for several years as one of their Top Youth Tour Operators and the largest producer for Disneyland Grad Nite. The California Association for Directors of Activities awarded USA with a Honorary Life Member award for it’s service “up and above the call” to student leadership. The National Association of Student Councils has awarded USA with the contract to provide travel and tours to all of its 50 state delegates each year at their national conference. And for the last seven years, the Sacramento Business Journal has recognized USA as one of the fastest growing companies in Sacramento, California where our headquarters are located. USA is a charter member of SYTA (Student Youth Travel Association), which provides a “Good Housekeeping” seal of approval on member companies. This organization requires that its members meet strict membership requirements and consumer protection policies. SYTA’s members accounted for more than $1 billion USD in student and youth travel and provided trips for over 1.5 million participants in the year 2000. USA’s CEO, Bruce Bitnoff, was the founding President of this organization.
Nearly 750,000 participants have traveled with USA to destinations throughout the world. USA now sells its programs nationwide, Canada, and Puerto Rico.
State of California, Seller of Travel Registration # 2001306-40
Nevada – Nevada Consumer Affairs Division, Travel Agency Registration # 343
Ohio – Department of Commerce Travel Agent/Tour Promoter Certificate of Registration # 8789238
Washington – Registered Seller of Travel under Department of Licensing, Unified Business ID # 601 744 577
Professional Memberships Airline Reporting Corporation
International Airlines Travel Agent Network
International Air Transportation Association
Better Business Bureau of Washington, D.C. and Philadelphia
Better Business Bureau of Sacramento, CA
California Association of Directors of Activities
California Association of Student Councils
Guild of Professional Tour Guides, Washington. D.C.
USA Student Travel is registered with the California State Attorney General’s Office as an Official Travel Promoter and is in compliance with current California Travel Promoter Laws. Registration #2001306-40.