Centre for International Experience

Safety Abroad Office


Student safety is key to any international program. The services offered by the Safety Abroad Office ensure that students are prepared for safe travels and supported while abroad.

We also ensure that everyone involved in sending students abroad – including staff and faculty – can comply with the policies and processes designed to keep students safe while traveling for University purposes.


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About the SAO

Student Responsibilities

Information for Activity Sponsors

Safety Abroad Workshops

High Risk Travel

Travel Health Insurance



Safety Abroad Office

Safety is not necessarily about knowing site-specific details for each place you travel to. Safety is about knowing the right questions to ask and what to be aware of. Come to our sessions and discover the ins and outs of travelling abroad.