The regulations in this statement govern international travel. In support of the University’s mission, the University respects the academic freedom of all students, faculty and staff to pursue international research, educational activities and service and recognizes that important work may sometimes take place in locations that pose unusual health and safety risks. The University recognizes that travelers have significant responsibility for their own health, safety and security. The University also has an institutional interest in promoting this health, safety and security while pursuing its mission. This policy defines basic institutional requirements that will promote these joint interests.