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Travel Resources

U.S. Department of State Students Abroad



Accommodations


Air Travel


Rail Travel


Bus Travel


Ferry/Boat Travel


Sustainable Travel


Foreign Consulates & Embassies in U.S.


Passports & Visas


Voting

  • Youth Vote Overseas: Online access to voter registration needs for overseas American citizens who wish to participate in federal elections.

Calling & Communications


Finances


Insurance

For Western students, faculty and staff traveling abroad and engaged in educational activities, a number of health plans are available. For student programs, see: Student Travel Abroad Health Insurance Information.  Western requires evidence of health insurance (photocopy of insurance confirmation letter or I.D. card) and a completed Health Insurance Questionnaire in the online Education Abroad application.  The University policy Traveling Outside the U.S. (POL U5950.17) applies to travel abroad for students, faculty and staff.

Country Specific Information


Food & Dining


Pre-Departure Information


Student Blogs, Photo/Video Contests, Travel Writing and Articles


Identity and Diversity Abroad


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