Providing Support to Penn in the World

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GSS collaborates with the Penn Community to navigate the complexities of international initiatives. We share knowledge, streamline processes, and provide solutions that adapt to changing global landscapes.


CIBT China Travel Guidance 2023

CIBT has provided travel guidance for China’s reopening. Please read more on CIBT site for guidance and recommendations. 


Heightened Risk Travel

Heightened risk travel is defined as travel to a country designated “Level 4: Do Not Travel” by the U.S. Department of State and/or travel to a region rated “high” or “extreme” risk by International SOS. Click to learn more. 

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program 2023-24

The Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program 2023-24 competition is now open.  For more information, please visit or contact Erica Sebastian at