Student Support

Health Safety Security



Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Worldwide travel health information, including destination guides, vaccinations, medications, and travel preparation.

World Health Organization
Worldwide information on international travel and health, including disease information, vaccines, travel health risks, and precautions.

Safety & Security

U.S. State Department
Worldwide travel and safety information for Americans traveling abroad, including country briefs, travel tips, cautions and warnings, and emergency information and services.

Transportation Security Administration
Information on preparing for international travel, including what to know, special considerations, medical conditions, and disabilities.

Smart Traveler Enrollment Program
Free service provided by the U.S. Government to U.S. citizens who are traveling to, or living in, a foreign country to better assist you in an emergency. SMC International Education Center registers study abroad participants in the STEP program.

iNext Insurance
SMC’s 24-hour worldwide emergency assistance and services partner. SMC will register study abroad participants in iNext program.

U.S. Department of State Consular Affairs
Information specific for students studying or volunteering abroad