Travel Resources

We work with various University units on matters related to travel for global health. Before you travel for University related business, it is important to be aware of University Policies and to also check with your unit for additional processes they require. 

University Administrative Policies related to travel

Global Programs and Strategy Alliance resources

The Global Programs and Strategy Alliance (GPS Alliance) provides services and resources to assist faculty, staff, and students in planning safe and successful international travel. 

International Travel Registry
The University's Travel Policy requires all faculty and staff traveling abroad for University purposes to register their travel. Graduate assistants, residents, fellows, and students are required to register their travel through the Student International Travel Registry.

Emergency Phone Number
The University has a central international emergency phone number to be used by ALL University travelers who are abroad for University purposes.

International Insurance
Overview and resources regarding insurance for travel abroad. CISI insurance is recommended for all (and mandatory for some) Academic Health Center (AHC) faculty, staff and students traveling abroad.  This comprehensive insurance is available for less than $10/week.

Travel Approval
Process for obtaining approval for students to travel to countries on the U.S. State Department warning list or Cuba.

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Predeparture orientation for international experiences

CGHSR conducts in-person predeparture orientation sessions in collaboration with other Unit and has compiled a list of web-based resources.

Academic Health Center student travel resources

Before you plan your travel, contact your school or college for specific processes and resources.

Before you travel, find out if your school or college has specific processes that you must follow.

Travel checklist

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