Useful Links for Education Abroad

U.S. Department of State Links (

U.S. Department of State Students Homepage
Information on the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP), Travel documents (e.g. Passport)

International Travel Homepage
International travel information by country

American Citizen Services and Crisis Management
Provides emergency services to Americans traveling or living abroad

Road Safety
Information and tips about road safety overseas

Travel Tips
Tips and information to help avoid difficulties while traveling abroad

Other Resources

OSAC Travel Safety Reference Guide
Travel safety reference guide with lists of best practices for planning safe travel abroad

Overseas Security Advisory Council
Global security news and reports

Embassies and Consulates
Directory and search engine of every embassy and consulate by country

Transportation Security Administration

Restrictions, tips and more for air and other modes of travel

World Health Organization International Travel and Health Site
Health risks for travelers, travel requirements, and recommendations

Center for Disease Control Destination Guide
Travel health information and tips, including vaccinations, medications, trip preparation

Accessing money while abroad
University Studies Abroad Consortium finances FAQ

Travelers with Disabilities
U.S. Department of State webpage with tips and information for travelers with disabilities

Country Calling Codes
Tool to assist with international calling codes