We contract with International SOS to provide all students, faculty, staff, clinical fellows and postdoctoral research appointees, trustees, and accompanying spouse/partner and unmarried dependents traveling outside the United States on university-related activities with 24 hour worldwide travel assistance services, including emergency medical evacuation and repatriation, repatriation of mortal remains, and political security/natural disaster evacuation services.

International SOS is NOT health insurance and is not a substitute for health insurance coverage. 

To access additional details and services, visit WashU International SOS website.

WashU’s membership number: 11BSGC000032, can be used on the home page of International SOS.

Contact International SOS

Emergency Assistance: 1-215-942-8478

Technical Assistance: 1-215-354-3862

Technical support: 1-646-259-0477 or  onlinehelp@internationalsos.com

International SOS Membership App

The International SOS membership app for smartphones is a tool to help all traveling employees make the most of the International SOS membership. The app provides users:

  • one-click dialing to the nearest International SOS Assistance center for help or advice
  • instant access to the latest medical and security alerts for their current location from International SOS and control risks (with the capability to browse alerts for other locations)
  • on-the-go access to travel security online and medical country guides without the need to type in a membership number
  • an electronic copy of their membership number, so it’s always at hand