The world is yours to explore.
The US Department of State offers important information about traveling and studying overseas on their website (http://travel.state.gov). Please visit the links below to obtain additional information on these topics. It is also a good idea to review the Current Travel Warnings and Consular Information Sheets before you go abroad.
Passport Information -- shows how to obtain or renew your passport
International Travel Information -- explains travel warnings, consular information sheets, and public announcements
Current Travel Warnings -- lists warnings and reasons why Americans should avoid certain countries at certain times
Consular Information Sheets -- includes detailed information on countries you might want to visit
Current Public Announcements -- includes information about terrorist threats
Travelers Checklist -- offers a checklist for your travel abroad
Registering at the US Embassy -- tells how to register at the US Embassy in your destination country using the STEP (Smart Traveler Enrollment Program)
Information about Safety Issues -- includes safety tips and information on how to minimize the chances of being a victim of terrorism
Emergencies and Crises Overseas -- explains what the US government can do for you in case of an emergency or crisis overseas
US Embassies -- lists all of the US embassies overseas