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Global Safety Resources

The safety and security of students, faculty, and staff are of primary concern to Vanderbilt University.

This page describes resources offered by Vanderbilt and the Global Education Office (GEO), and also recommends select external resources.

Key Vanderbilt Resources

Andrea Bordeau

Global Safety and Security Manager

Vanderbilt Incident Response for Travel (VIRT)

Emergency and non-emergency contact information provided

Study Abroad Risk Assessment Committee (SARAC)

When travelling to areas of significant health or safety concern

Downloadables

Online Resources

US State Department Resources

Other Governmental Resources

Preparing for Safe and Healthy Travel Abroad

Securing Travel Visas

Companies that can assist you with visa information and applications include CIBTvisas and Travisa.