About Us

Who We Are

Learn About Xperitas

Xperitas is a nonprofit educational organization dedicated to promoting global citizenship through authentic immersion experiences. Born from the decades of shared experience of Intercultural Student Experiences and Global Citizens Network, Xperitas offers programs that embody true language and cultural immersion, inspire personal connections with diverse individuals and communities worldwide and provide transformational experiences for our participants.

Mission and Vision


Transforming lives through shared global experience and intercultural learning.


All people connected in one global community.

Our Values

Xperitas programs embody three key values:

Our programs provide authentic, intentional immersion into the culture and language of the communities with whom we partner.

Participants make meaningful personal connections with the communities and individuals they meet.

Xperitas programs change how participants see the world and guide them on their journey to global citizenship.

What's in a Name?

The name Xperitas touches on themes of expertise and experiences. It also includes a nod to civitas, the Latin word for citizenship. As an organization, Xperitas strives to use our more than 70 years of combined expertise in educational and immersive travel experiences to partner with individuals of all ages on their journey to global citizenship.

Our Staff

Learn about the talented staff and partners who make our programs possible.

Board of Directors

As a nonprofit organized, Xperitas is governed by a Board of Directors. Read about our board members.