International Travel Safety Information

Travel Alerts and Foreign Offices

Please check the US State Department and other countries' Foreign Affairs Offices for regularly updated security information.

  1. Europe Travel Alert - November 2016
  2. U.S. State Department Worldwide Caution
  3. U.S. State Department Country Information
  4. Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
  5. British Foreign & Commonwealth Office Travel Advice
  6. Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Travel Advice
  7. New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade Travel Advisories

Center for Disease Control

The links below provide excellent health information for international travel including travel warnings and resources to help you travel more safely.

  1. CDC Travel Notices
  2. CDC Destinations

Emergency Contact Information

If you need information or medical/security assistance while traveling internationally, call the International SOS Scholastic Members Number. Assistance from ISOS is included in the AHP insurance purchased for all international travel and study abroad. ISOS Assistance Centers are open 24 hours per day. Advisers are available to provide information, medical advice and referrals, and assistance in medical or security emergencies.

ISOS 24-Hour Assistance Center

24 hours: 1-215-942-8226 (call collect where available)

In a medical or security emergency, International SOS will call the Department of Risk Management and the process to support the crisis will begin at the Baylor campus.

International SOS Information

Be ready to provide your International SOS membership number, program name/site, nature of emergency, name of student(s), call back number, and other pertinent information. Please see page 4 of the following document for the International SOS membership number: Medical, Property & Liability Insurance Information for Employees & Students Traveling Abroad

For medical, security or travel services, click here to view Baylor's Medical, Property & Liability Insurance Information for Employees & Students Traveling Abroad.

Click here to access the International SOS login webpage to report an international incident.