Please take time to explore the links below.  They provide a great deal of information on Health and Safety abroad.  In addition, it is strongly recommended that students purchase Travel and Personal Property Insurance for their time abroad.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/Traveler's Health
Health information on over 200 international travel destinations.

U.S. Department of State
Country-specific information on safety and security affecting American citizens abroad is provided by the State Department’s Consular Information Program.

Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP)
A free service provided by the U.S. government to U.S. citizens who are traveling to, or living in, a foreign country. STEP provides users with travel warnings and alerts, and allows users to receive routine information from the nearest U.S. embassy or consulate.