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Short-Term International Travel
Short-Term International Travel

Travel Approval

If you have questions about the short-term international travel policy, please contact us.

Hazardous Activities

If any hazardous activities are included in your trip (e.g., scuba diving, climbing active volcanoes) or if the trip itself is inherently dangerous or in a dangerous location, (e.g., within the Arctic Circle, Antarctica, war zone or areas covered by U.S. State Department travel warnings) the trip leader or individual traveler must consult with the Lewis Global Studies Center and/or the Five College Risk Management Office at the earliest planning stages of the trip.

Contacts for Specific Travel Guidelines

It is your responsibility to know and follow the travel guidelines established by the department or office sponsoring your travel. Please consult the appropriate department or office below for travel approval and requirements:

Faculty Bill Peterson,
Associate Provost and Dean for Academic Development
Graduate students Danielle Ramdath, Associate Dean of the Faculty and Director of Graduate Programs
House event Rebecca Shaw,
Director, Residence Life
International Experience Grant Nathan Hammond,
Student Programming and Support Coordinator, Lewis Global Studies Center
Internship Stacie Hagenbaugh, Director, Lazarus Center for Career Development
School for Social Work Catherine Nye, Associate Professor
Kevin Kerwood,
Associate Director, Human Resources
Student Organization Tamra Bates,
Director, Office of Student Engagement
Summer international travel for credit or supported by Smith Student Aid Society (SSAS) Christina Kuralt,
Office Coordinator, Class Deans Office
Team sports
Kristin Hughes,
Director, Athletics
All other students Julianne Ohotnicky,
Dean of Students