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University of Georgia

Traveling Abroad

  • International Travel Policy

    International travel authorities are reviewed by the Office of International Education and, to assess safety and security of the target location, As with any UGA travel request, approval must be Read More
  • Travel Insurance

    All UGA faculty and staff members traveling abroad on official university business must be covered by medical evacuation and repatriation of remains insurance. However, most employees are already covered for Read More
  • Passport and Visas

    Passports To travel abroad to almost any other country (including, effective 2007, Canada and Mexico) you will need a passport. You will need to apply for a new passport if Read More
  • Programs in Countries with Travel Warnings

    The University of Georgia recognizes that international travel, communication, and partnerships are essential to UGA's academic, research, and outreach mission and supports these endeavors. The University is equally committed to Read More
  • Authorized Activities with Iran

    Authorized Activities with Iran Background The Department of Treasury, Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) broadly regulates and restricts transactions with embargoed countries including certain academic collaborations and exchange of Read More
  • Crimea, North Korea, Sudan, Syria

    Authorized Travel to and Activities within the Crimea region of Ukraine, North Korea, Sudan, or Syria Background The United States has varying degrees of sanctions and embargoes in place against Read More
  • Cuba

    Authorized Travel to and Activities within Cuba The United States has eased sanctions against Cuba, including the requirements for certain authorized travel to Cuba for educational activities or professional research Read More
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