Education Abroad
Preparing to Depart

Safety Policy for International Travel

  • This policy applies to any SU international travel which includes but not limited to earning academic credit, conducting research, service, immersion or internships that involve SU students, alumni and/or guests to countries under a US Department of State Travel Warning.

    US Department of State Travel Warnings

    Policy for SU Travel to a Country under Travel Warning

    Petition to seek exception to policy

    Requests for an exception should be made in writing to the Director of Education Abroad using the Travel Warning Petition for SU Travel to a Country under Travel Warning demonstrating strong evidence which supports that risk is minimal. The deadlines for submitting the petition are:

    July 15 (Travel September – November)
    January 15 (Travel March – May)
    October 15 (Travel December – February)
    April 15 (Travel June-August)