International Education

Tips & Resources

The resources are intended to get started looking in the right places for various kinds of travel related information - this is by no means an exhaustive list of resources. The Office of International Education does not endorse any resources below that may sell a service or product.

Remember to always look for student discounts on tickets, hotels and entrance fees. The International Student Identity Card can be useful, especially in Europe.

Government Services

Students with Disabilities

  • Mobility International USA - "Empowering people with disabilities around the world to achieve their human rights through international exchange and international development."
  • MIUSA Exchange programs
  • National Clearinghouse on Disability and Exchange: Step by Step Guide to the International Exchange Process
  • TSA Cares is a helpline number designed to assist travelers with disabilities and medical
    conditions, prior to getting to the airport. Travelers may call TSA Cares toll free at 1-855-787 2227 prior to traveling with questions about screening policies, procedures and what to expect at the security checkpoint.
  • Department of State Students Abroad students with disabilities webpage
  • Students with Disabilities are encouraged to contact an OIE Advisor to discuss any concerns, thoughts, questions or ideas about spending time abroad.

Airfare

Travel Links

Safety & Health

Travel Guides