Pre-departure

START THE COUNTDOWN!

Congratulations! You are viewing this page because you were accepted to an education abroad program. Below you will find forms that need to be completed and returned to either the Office of Multicultural and International Affairs or Health Service; you will also find some basic information for your benefit.

Forms to Complete:
(Please turn all forms to the Office of Inclusive Excellence and International Programs):

Items to review:

Coverage Description
Maximum Benefit per Injury or Sickness: at least $250,000
Accidental Death and Dismemberment: at least $10,000
Medical Evacuation Coverage Maximum Lifetime Benefit: at least $100,000
Emergency Medical Reunion: At least $1,500
Repatriation of Remains: at least $50,000
Security Evacuation: at least $100,000 (provides coverage in the event of: Natural Disasters, Political or Military events, Physical Attacks or Threats, Expulsion form Host Country and Kidnapped or Missing Persons.)
 

Before You Leave the U.S.

  • Check your passport and entry requirements (visa)
  • Share information with your family regarding your trip
  • If it applies to your program or health, schedule travel health exam and obtain proper vaccinations
  • Contact bank(s) and credit card company(ies)
  • Make copies of important documents
    • Make paper copies, as well as electronic scans, of your
      important documents (passport, visa, and travel itinerary, etc.). Keep
      these in a safe place, leaving one copy in the U.S. and email yourself
      the electronic scans.
  • Gather important contact information
  • Review host country's safety, security and health information