University of Minnesota Bowl Travel Announcement

November 23, 2014

The University of Minnesota Alumni Association Announces Bowl Travel and Partnership with Sports & Entertainment Travel

Minneapolis – The University of Minnesota Alumni Association (UMAA) has partnered with Sports & Entertainment Travel (SET) to offer the official athletic fan travel for all alumni, parents, season ticket holders, and fans that want to join Coach Kill and the Minnesota Gophers Football team at their upcoming Bowl appearance.

“Cheering from the stands of a Bowl game tops many fans’ bucket-list,” said University of Minnesota Alumni Association President and CEO, Lisa Lewis. “Fan pride runs deeply in our loyal alumni, and Gopher pride is like none other, it’s in Minnesotan’s DNA. We are putting together a fan experience that ignites the pride in the university, even beyond athletics.”

The UMAA will announce the bowl travel packages for the upcoming postseason with its partner Sports & Entertainment Travel, (SET), on December 7th when the NCAA Bowl games are revealed. Alumni and fans can enter their email address, now, at to be the first to learn about or buy fan experience travel.

“We’ve created a travel package that will remind alumni and fans that they’re part of something big,” said Lewis. The team, the marching band, the students and the electricity on the field will all be within reach at this year’s Bowl game.”

To sign up for information and to learn more about Minnesota fan travel packages, please visit or call 1-888-615-7656

About the University of Minnesota Alumni Association

Nearly a half-million alumni are part of something big. Together, with the University of Minnesota Alumni Association, the alumni stay connected with each other, support student success and advance the university on and off the field. For over 110 years, the UMAA has helped alumni in all aspects of their lives, from career connections to life-long learning. Our members make our programs strong, but all of our alumni share their sense of belonging to something big. Learn more at or call 800-862-5867.

About Sports & Entertainment Travel

Sports & Entertainment Travel is a full-service travel and tour management company. SET’s collective experience spans the entire landscape of sports-related programs. SET pooled their expertise and deep industry connections with a common vision: to become the country’s foremost provider of sports-related group travel services. SET is committed to delivering the ultimate fan travel experience by utilizing its travel, hospitality, collegiate athletic, sports marketing, and sales experience to execute custom collegiate sports travel and hospitality programs for its partners. To learn more about SET, go to or call 844-438-8738.