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International Travel Insurance

International Travel Insurance is available to faculty, staff, and registered students while participating in short-term international trips sponsored or arranged by a University Department for University business. Faculty, staff, and registered students participating in these trips must record your travel following the instructions on the University Travel Website as early as possible prior to travel to activate the insurance.

Please see the Presidential Directive on international travel, revised February 25, 2016.

Travel Insurance Information

Travel Insurance Policy Information


The Travel Insurance that is provided covers:

  • Worldwide Travel Assistance,
  • Emergency Travel Assistance,
  • Medical Assistance,
  • VIP Personal Assistance Services, and
  • Personal Security Services.

Please contact Risk Management for additional information on benefits. 

Travel to High Risk Countries

If you are traveling to an area with US State Department travel advisory Levels 3 or 4 or Level 2 with additional warning language, you are required to complete the Heightened Risk Areas Form and receive approval of the travel from the Vice President for Academic Affairs.  Additional instructions on this process are available on the University Travel Website and on the University of Wyoming Policy and Procedure for Heightened Risk for International Travel.

Please refer to the flow chart for student travel to heightened risk countries.


Travel Alerts & Warnings

Faculty and Graduate Student Travel

Travel Health Notices

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Contact Us

Risk Management and Insurance

Dept 4305

1000 E. University Avenue

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: (307) 766-5767


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