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Northwestern-sponsored spring break trips are cancelled

March 4, 2020

Northwestern is canceling all University-sponsored Spring Break trips to international destinations involving undergraduate and graduate/professional school students due to a number of factors associated with the spread of COVID-19 here and abroad.

This was a difficult decision made in consultation with numerous campus stakeholders. A number of schools and units are already enacting the travel recommendations, which may include developing local alternatives. For trips with no viable local alternative, this gives participants time to make other plans. Students will receive specific guidance on next steps from their trip leader or their unit or department sponsor.

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