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UBC’s Student Safety Abroad program supports safe experiences abroad by:
If you’re traveling outside of Canada for university activity — including conferences, research, volunteering, service learning, varsity sports, and studying abroad — you need to connect with Student Safety Abroad.
In most cases, you will be travelling to regions where all you will need to do is register your travel details, emergency contacts, and review pre-departure materials to prepare you for a safe journey.
However, if you’re traveling to a location with an increased travel warning, you will need to get permission to travel and undertake additional preparation for risks associated with your location.
International SOS is a medical and travel security assistance service provided to UBC students travelling abroad. The company provides the following services:
UBC students can access the University’s membership number by contacting a Go Global advisor at email@example.com.
UBC’s Okanagan campus is situated on the territory of the Syilx Okanagan Nation