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General Travel Information
U.S. State Department Travel Information
Find out here whether you need a visa for your destination, learn more about your destination, and get tips for staying healthy and safe while away.
U.S. State Department Students Abroad
This web page provides a wealth of information for students with tips about how to plan what to know before you go, and more.
Information about how to apply for or renew a passport.
TSA Travel Tips
Find out the latest information about airport screening by TSA.
The Ultimate Packing List
By Travelers for Travelers
Visas online (for a fee)
Health and Safety
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
Information on what vaccinations are recommended for your destination, and advice about how to find medical care while abroad.
World Health Organization
Great tips for staying healthy while traveling.
Embassy and Consulate Finder
Find an embassy or consulate closest to where you are in the world.
Sexual Assault Support
WSU Sexual Violence Resources
Sexual Assault Support and Help for Americans Abroad (SASHAA)
Identity and Study Away
Advice for Students of Color:
- Top 10 Reasons for African American students to study abroad
- Diversity Abroad
- The Handbook - Coping with Racism Abroad (eBook)
Winona State University Links
WSU Laptop Information (PDF)