Travel Warnings

The US Department of State maintains a comprehensive list of travel alerts and warnings for American citizens overseas. 

The Study Abroad Office has different policies for undergraduates, graduate students, staff, and faculty traveling to countries with active travel warnings.  If you are planning on studying abroad in a country with an active travel warning, read the document below and contact Vanessa Sterling, Associate Director, with any questions or concerns.  


Current Travels Warnings and Alerts - University of Pittsburgh Categorical Designations 

Download Pitt's Traveling Warning Policy

State Department Travel Warnings



You can find more in-depth information on these and a host of other safety abroad topics by downloading our Pre-Departure Guide.