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International Travel

Northwestern is concerned about the safety and well-being of it's international travelers.   To support travelers, the Office of Global Safety and Security’s website provides information on travel health, safety and security including: 

  • Information about GeoBlue, Northwestern's business traveler insurance plan,  which automatically covers most employees when traveling abroad on university business.  Review GeoBlue for Employees for eligibility, benefits and exclusions.  Employees are strongly encouraged to complete a one-time registration to obtain access to overseas resources and expedite claims.
  • Timely information in the event of emergencies abroad including the 911 equivalent for your destination documented by the U.S. Department of State.

For questions or concerns about international travel health, safety, or security, contact the staff of the OGSS.