If you are traveling to a country, not on the UTSA Restricted Regions List you do not have to apply for approval from the IOC, however, we recommend you register with STEP, On Call International, and review the US State Department and CDC Health Advisories.
Provide an adequate explanation for how travel is linked to institutional and academic goals, as determined by department, college, or unit.
Show a thorough grasp of all major health, safety, or security concerns in the request
Provide an adequate risk mitigation strategy
Include academic purpose, logistics information (mode of travel, lodging, schedule, etc.), knowledge of the area, language skills and challenges, and emergency points of contact for each traveler in both the restricted region and the U.S.
Submit the Restricted Regions Travel Request Form to firstname.lastname@example.org at least 30 days prior to your travel date
The IOC meets every other Tuesday during the school year
Travel requests must be received by noon on Thursday before the IOC meeting to be considered the next day
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