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International Travel

For those traveling internationally on behalf of Northwestern, the University offers health insurance (for no additional charge) as well as various travel health, safety, and security resources.

Please also visit the Office of Global Safety and Security website for more detailed information for international travel.

Health Insurance

Northwestern faculty and staff traveling outside the United States on behalf of the University are automatically covered under a specialized employee medical insurance and assistance plan through GeoBlue. Medical and security evacuation coverage is provided if relocation due to an emergency situation is needed.

Please visit the GeoBlue for Employees page on the Office of Global Safety and Security website for more information.

Travel Immunizations

Security Information Resources

Northwestern travelers have multiple options available to review safety and security information and receive alerts when traveling internationally.

To find out how to register for Drum Cussac services, and to find out more about information resources for international travel, please visit the Security Information Resources page on the Office of Global Safety and Security website.

Upcoming Resources

Travel Services is working on some future enhancements to support international travel. Please check this page for updates in summer/fall 2017.