Rutgers Alumni & Friends 7-Day Cruise to Bermuda

Date: 7/29/2012 to 8/5/2012

Hosted by the Rutgers Division of Continuing Studies, in cooperation with the Rutgers University Alumni Association

This event has been cancelled. 

Set sail on the Celebrity Cruise Summit on July 29 from Bayonne, New Jersey for King’s Wharf, Bermuda, to spend four fabulous days at sea and three sunny days in port.

Deck Chair
Renew friendships from your Rutgers days and rediscover the broad range of learning resources the university has to offer on this unique cruise vacation.

You’ll enjoy all the recreation and entertainment options that make Celebrity a top premiere cruise line - and special Rutgers-only features:

  • A wide variety of enriching and engaging workshops and seminars taught by Rutgers renowned faculty
  • Welcome cocktail party and final celebration
  • Complimentary refreshments and souvenirs
  • And more!
View photos of the Celebrity Cruise Summit here.  Find out more about the faculty and classes on the cruise here

Download a brochure for the cruise here (PDF)

Read a press release about the cruise here


Get to know Rutgers' talented and engaging faculty through a residential learning experience aboard a premier cruise line. While aboard the Celebrity Summit, you will participate in enriching workshops and seminars on topics that may include:
  • Nutrition Powerhouses for Wellness and Longevity
  • Responsible Corporations and Emerging Alternatives
  • Tuscany and the Renaissance
  • Why We Eat More Than We Think
  • I’m Gonna Write the Great American Novel
  • The Rise of the New York Skyscraper
Please note that all Rutgers specialty classes are optional.

Day 1 (Sunday):
5:00 p.m. Depart Cape Liberty, Bayonne NJ
7:00 p.m. Exclusive Rutgers Send Off Cocktail Party
Days 2 and 3 (Monday and Tuesday): At Sea
9:00 a.m. Classes
1:00 p.m. Classes
5:00 p.m. Classes

Days 4 through 6 (Tuesday through Friday): Kings Wharf, Bermuda
8:30 a.m. Tuesday: Arrive
Find Shore and Land Excursions in Bermuda here.
4:30 p.m. Friday: Depart
Day 7: At Sea
9:00 a.m. Classes
1:00 p.m. Classes
7:00 p.m. Rutgers Farewell Reception
Day 8: Arrive
7:00 a.m. Arrive at Cape Liberty, Bayonne NJ
Space is limited! Reserve your stateroom now!

Stateroom class
Price per person, double occupancy*
Price per person, third or fourth guest in stateroom*  Price per person, single occupancy* 
2B Deluxe Ocean View with Veranda  $2,435  $1,625  $4,010
Ocean View  $2,075  $1,525  $3,290
Inside  $1,955  $1,525  $3,050

*Prices include premium accommodations for 7 nights aboard the Celebrity Summit, breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks and complimentary room service, standard beverages (coffee, tea, milk, poured water and juices, iced tea and lemonade), activities and entertainment on board the ship, Rutgers workshops and seminars aboard ship, welcome event and final celebration, complimentary use of the fitness center, taxes, fees, and gratuities. Not included: Specialty restaurant dining, shore excursion, spa, salon services, alcoholic beverages, dry cleaning services, or specialty coffee.

Childcare is available on the ship at no additional charge until 10:00 p.m. and for a small fee after that time.

Payment options
Guests have the opportunity to pay
in full at the time of reservation.  Reservations must be received by May 1, 2012. 

Questions? Check out our frequently asked questions page, call 732-932-7565 or email

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