Washington University in St. Louis has instituted policies and dedicated staff to ensure the safety of faculty, staff and students traveling abroad. These resources protect travelers and provide assistance in the event of emergencies.
The following websites provide useful information about traveler health and safety while abroad:
- US Department of State Travel Warnings
- US Embassy Registration
- CDC Advice for students and travelers abroad
- World Health Organization
- Overseas Security Advisory Council (OSAC)
Other policies and procedures are also available to assist faculty and staff in conducting business abroad.