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. U.S. State Department Worldwide Caution
  2. U.S. State Department Country Information
  3. Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
  4. British Foreign & Commonwealth Office Travel Advice
  5. Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Travel Advice
  6. 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

Baylor University Medical and Travel Security Assistance

If you need information or medical/security assistance while traveling internationally, call the Baylor University Medical and Travel Security Assistance Hotline. On-the-ground assistance is included in the international insurance purchased for all international travellers and study abroad participants. The hotline is available 24 hours per day. Advisers are available to provide information, medical advice and referrals, and assistance in medical or security emergencies.

24-Hour Global Hotline - +1-312-894-0095

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

Be ready to provide your membership number, program name/site, nature of emergency, name of student(s), call back number, and other pertinent information.

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