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Student Trips to New York

If it’s happening in New York, there’s a good chance the rest of the world is watching and ready to follow suit. Often referred to as the "Big Apple," this iconic city is a trendsetter in fashion, food, and innovation, making it an ideal destination for university, college, and sixth form student trips to New York. 
Renowned for its cosmopolitan flair, New York revels in its popularity, proudly showcasing its mastery in blending diverse cultural influences and styles to create an unparalleled urban experience.

Why book student trips to New York? 

Spanning across five individual boroughs, student trips to New York allow learners to marvel at symbolic landmarks such as the illustrious Empire State Building, the historical transformations of Harlem's streets, recycled greenways teeming with inspiration for blank canvases, and a kaleidoscope of illumination at the heart of Times Square.

During New York student trips, you'll experience the striking contrast between the bustling metropolis and the lush greenery of Central Park, inviting university students to explore the benefits of nature and wildlife within an urban environment. 

Aspiring photographers can capture shots of the Brooklyn Bridge on one of our student trips to New York. Peering through a gap between a curtain of buildings, or linger whilst the sun drops behind the iconic skyline to unveil a panorama of fireflies lighting up the walls of New York’s grandest skyscrapers.


Highlights of New York student trips...

New York is a vibrant, cosmopolitan hub of culture, art and history, where students and teachers create lasting memories for years to come. Some of our most popular highlights on New York student trips include:

  • Tour of Wall Street
  • Yankee Stadium Tour
  • United Nations Guided Tour
  • Macy's Tour
  • The Guggenheim Museum
  • The Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • Statue of Liberty
  • Ellis Island
  • Seeing a show on Broadway

Whatever the subject, StudyLink can customise the perfect university trip to one of the world’s most sought-after destinations – New York.


Our range of college trips to New York...

Explore our diverse selection of college trips to New York, designed to complement a wide range of subjects and seamlessly integrate into any A-Level and Further Education curriculum. Don't miss the opportunity to explore our college trips to the USA and discover other exciting destinations to enrich your students' learning experiences. To discuss a more bespoke offering for your class, request a quote and we'll be in touch.


Famous for its skyline, New York is home to some of the first-ever skyscrapers, offering those on architecture student trips to New York access to some of the world’s most stunning constructions.

Art & Design

On an educational art & design trip to New York, students will be awestruck by the city's diverse and impressive collection of art galleries and museums. From world-renowned institutions showcasing masterpieces spanning various artistic movements to emerging contemporary artists, New York's art scene promises an enriching experience for budding creatives and art enthusiasts alike.

Business Studies

New York is renowned worldwide for its status as a leading hub in business and finance, making it the ideal destination for your next business studies tour on New York student trips.

Computer Science

Student trips to New York tailored for computer science studies offer a unique blend of education and exploration, seamlessly integrating history with contemporary innovation. Through a mix of workshops, guided tours, and visits to museums across the city, New York proves to be a great destination for a multifaceted learning experience.


The fast-paced, vibrant city of New York has a great choice of must-see attractions including Times Square, Central Park, the Empire State Building, Broadway and The Metropolitan Museum of Art, offering students on cultural trips to New York an experience they'll never forget.

English, Drama & Performing Arts

As the home of Broadway, New York is an unparalleled destination for students specialising in English, Drama, and the Performing Arts. With its vibrant theatre scene, rich cultural heritage, and diverse artistic influences, the city offers an engaging learning experience that transcends the boundaries of the classroom.

Fashion & Textiles

Home to some incredible museums and galleries including The Metropolitan Museum of Art, the National Design Museum and the Whitney Museum of American Art, there is a wealth of inspiration for your students to be found on a fashion & textiles trip to New York.

Hair & Beauty

From attending workshops with renowned hairstylists and makeup artists to visiting upscale salons and boutiques, students on a hair and beauty trip to New York can delve into cutting-edge trends and techniques, finding inspiration at every turn.


With its cultural diversity, iconic landmarks, and historical significance, the city offers an endlessly fascinating landscape for historical exploration and discovery. Classes on history student trips to New York can visit the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island Immigration Museum, and Federal Hall National Memorial.

Law & Politics

New York provides a vast array of opportunities to bring the study of law & politics to life outside of the classroom. From visits to renowned legal institutions such as the United Nations Headquarters to tours of iconic landmarks like the New York State Capitol Building, where all pivotal political decisions are made.

Media & Film Studies

New York is an exciting hub of educational opportunities for media & film studies students. With its vibrant atmosphere and diverse entertainment industry, students can visit film studios, explore iconic filming locations, and engage with industry professionals to gain valuable insights into the world of media and filmmaking.


Famous for its skyline, the city is home to some of the first-ever skyscrapers, offering those on photography student trips to New York access to some of the world’s most stunning architecture.

Psychology & Sociology

With its exceptional museums and memorials, the city offers everything you need to explore core study themes such as social influence and memory, providing enriching experiences for students on their psychology & sociology student trips to New York.

Public Services

The vibrant, fast-paced city of New York, provides a variety of tour and visit options tailored for students on public service field trips. With its accessibility and diverse cultural landscape, it’s an ideal setting for groups seeking to study a wide spectrum of cultures in one visit.

Religious Studies

The city is an ideal, accessible destination for religious studies trips to New York. During your study tour here, your students will discover more about the various religious communities that have helped shape its society and history. 

Urban Planning

The city that never sleeps offers an exciting and constantly evolving array of educational opportunities for urban planning student trips to New York. Here, students can study and observe various development projects, innovative infrastructure, and diverse neighbourhoods within a dynamic urban landscape.

Our range of university trips to New York...

We’re a one-stop shop for your university group travel package to New York

Whether you’re looking for a travel package, or a comprehensive subject-linked itinerary, we’ll work with you to pull together exactly what you need.  

We've created group travel packages to New York across a broad spectrum of subjects including: art, architecture & landscape architecture, business management, fashion management & marketing, photography, digital media and accounting.


Preferential group travel rates for flights to New York, plus increased flexibility & convenience:

Seats are secured with an initial deposit, the full fare is not required when you book.

Passenger names don’t need to be confirmed upfront & can be switched at a later date.

For certain periods we also offer guaranteed preferential rates with key airline partners meaning we’ll guarantee the quoted fare and seats until you’re ready to book.




Centrally-located New York accommodation at preferential group rates

Our room rates are guaranteed, so you can reserve your beds whilst you confirm your passenger numbers. A popular option is the YMCA West Side.





Pre-booked visits & attractions - planned around your own group activities 

Through our partners based in New York we’ll pre-book tickets at top visits and attractions at preferential group rates, we’ll plan these visits to fit around your own schedule. New York trip highlights include Central Park, Lincoln Centre, Ellis Island, Grand Central Terminal, Brooklyn Bridge Park, Metropolitan Museum of Art, American Museum of Natural History, Statue of Liberty, Empire State Building and Brooklyn Bridge. 



Services available from StudyLink in New York:

• Airport transfers

• Pre-booked meals at a range of restaurants 

• Local Guides for key visits & walking tours 

• Pre-booked & pre-paid subway tickets


  • Support for your student trips to New York from one of our award-winning group travel Account Executives with excellent knowledge of New York.
  • A one-stop shop for your student group travel package to New York 
  • Multiple quote options to help you make the best value choice for your group 
  • Preferential rates with airlines, hotels & hostels, rail & other transport options & flexible flight booking options – reserve seats for longer than if you book direct
  • On-the-ground support & assistance from our representatives in New York 
  • Convenient and time-saving online travel technologies
  • Risk management services for complete peace of mind
  • External accreditations providing reassurance, including ABTA, ATOL & IATA licences

Price promise - we’ll beat any like-for-like quote 

We’ll also beat any like-for-like quote to ensure you’re getting the most competitive price for your travel requirements. 

What our customers are saying about us...

"Hotel is perfect - amazing location and reception size...a true NYC experience. Thank you StudyLink. The trip was everything we hoped for and your patience with passenger number changes. Everything ran smoothly and it was a great adventure." 

Mr Derek Johnson, Director of School at West Suffolk College


"Annabelle was very pleasant, friendly and helpful. We had a few changes to deal with along the way such as increasing the group size by ten and this was all dealt with very smoothly. The online My Tour Manager was very easy to use and helpful. It was always easy to contact Anabelle who dealt patiently with all our queries and requests."

Ms Norma Kennedy, Textiles Teacher at Godalming College


'Best Customer Service' Finalist at the British Youth Travel Awards 2018

The British Youth Travel Awards celebrate excellence in the UK student and educational travel sector. 

We're delighted to have been presented with the Bronze Award in the 'Best Customer Service' category for the 2018 British Youth and Travel Awards. 



Speak to one our group travel Account Executives

A dedicated Account Executive will manage your tour organisation from start to finish. Our award-winning team each have years of experience in travel and will provide you a complete solution for your group travel requirements. They’ll use their knowledge of New York and group travel expertise to create a custom-made itinerary just for you. Whether you’re looking for a travel package or a comprehensive curriculum-linked itinerary, your Account Executive will work with you to pull together exactly what you need.