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Student Resources

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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.

U.S. State Department Bureau of Consular Affairs

Information about how to apply for or renew a passport.

TSA Travel Tips
Find out the latest information about airport screening by TSA.

Time Zones

Currency Conversion

The Ultimate Packing List
By Travelers for Travelers

Visas online (for a fee)

Tips to Learn About Your Host Country (PDF)


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 Women Travelers

Advice for Students of Color:

Advice for LGBT Travelers

Advice for Students with Disabilities

Winona State University Links

WSU Laptop Information (PDF)

Financial Aid

Housing & Residence Life