Office of International Programs

Health & Safety

The University of Texas at Tyler is committed to ensuring that students are prepared to have a safe and healthy experience abroad. The following resources are provided to students to assist students begin preparing.

Remember you are ultimately responsible for the choices you make regarding your safety! Many places abroad are safer than the U.S., but your lack of familiarity with the culture, language, people and locales may put you at higher risk.

In Case of Emergency

Health & Safety Guide

UT Tyler FERPA Tutorial

UT System Study Abroad Insurance

How to Use Study Abroad Insurance

OSAC Report: Driving Overseas: Best Practices

International SOS 2015 Health and Safety Maps

Pre-Travel Health Assessment Form

Traveling and Mobile Device Security

Satellite Phones - What to Know & Where They Go

For more information on health and safety issues, as well as health and safety updates, please visit the following related links: