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University-sponsored international travel remains restricted for students and employees at this time. Refer to Northwestern's Travel Guidelines for the latest information. 

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NU International Travel Policy Update

The University has recently updated its Travel Guidelines for faculty, staff and graduate student international travel. 


Graduate and Professional students: All non-personal international travel is still restricted; however, graduate students may seek an exception if the inability to travel will severely impede progress towards completion of their degree. Graduate and Professional students should review the Graduate Student Travel Policies for instructions on submitting a petition.


Faculty and Staff: All non-personal international travel is still restricted; however, faculty and staff  should review Northwestern's Travel Guidelines for information on the seeking a policy exception.

-Updated on December 17, 2020.

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Before you travel internationally, click on your destination on the map below and review the Travel Advisory and country information page.