Helping Penn Go Abroad International Travel Guidance How can we help? Register your trip Stay connected to Penn resources when abroad and pre-authorize your travel medical insurance coverage. Pre-Departure Steps to prepare for your trip abroad Heightened Risk Travel Advice for travelers visiting locations that warrant increased vigilance Health & Safety Travel advisories, security and medical consultations and vaccination information 24/7 Assistance Abroad Resources in the event of an incident while traveling Travel Logistics Information on ticketing, visas, and Penn Travel Services Announcement New Guidance on Travel to Heightened Risk Regions On January 10, 2018, the U.S. Department of State implemented a new rating system to measure travel risk. The prior system of Travel Warnings/Alerts has been replaced by a color-coded, numerical rating system of Travel Advisories. Be Safe. Be Connected. Be Covered. As of Aug. 1st, 2019 all Penn-affiliated international travel will be registered using MyTrips! Register today for an upcoming training to learn how to use it!