- Lemoyne-Owen and Lane Colleges in Tennessee
- Mississippi Valley, Jackson State and Alcorn State in Mississippi
- Dillard and Xavier University in New Orleans, Louisiana
While on the trip, students also visited the French Quarters, enjoyed a Cajun meal on the Natchez Queen River Boat, and attended a Hornet v. Celtic basketball game.
Eight staff members, one retired staff member and 46 students participated in this year's tour.