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Your email inbox will always be the best place to find comprehensive health and safety alerts for your specific program, whether you’re an applicant, student, parent, or one of our partners on campus. We work hard to make sure you have the information you need as soon as possible, including any necessary accommodations or resources.

If you have questions at any time, give us a call at 800.995.2300 or 312.944.1750.

Latest Updates

Steps to Stay Safe Abroad

Check Host Country Policies
Follow advice from your host country's national medical organization.
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Stay Up-to-Date with Our Vaccine Policy
Effective April 15, 2023, IES Abroad is suspending its vaccine requirement.
Read Our Vaccine Policy
Explore Our Tips & Resources
Read our safety tips and resources to learn how to do study abroad safely.
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Read Our Refund Policy
Our refund policy varies by term. Please review the policy for the term in which you had planned to study.
Read Our Refund Policy
View Emergency Contacts
Use our contact list to find the person who can best support you throughout your study abroad journey.
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In an effort to get you the most relevant information, we will only include updates for current and future terms. For updates from past terms, contact your Representative.

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