If you need help in case of an emergency, you should first contact the
on-site coordinator for your program. In addition, find the U.S. Embassy in the country you are visiting. Learn where it is located and its contact information.
When traveling abroad, you need more than just your backpack and flip flops. That's where we come in. We're here to make sure you're ready.
Travel Warnings are issued when long-term, protracted conditions that make a country dangerous or unstable lead the State Department to recommend that Americans avoid or consider the risk of travel to that country.
Travel Alerts are issued to disseminate information about short-term conditions, either transnational or within a particular country, that pose significant risks to the security of U.S. citizens.