What is Group Travel Abroad?
|Definition: As described in the SPG 601.31 for International Travel, Group Travel Abroad refers to a cohort of for U-M Related Travel (UMRT) student participants on a trip that meets the following criteria:
Helpful tools and resources for primary group leaders include:
Group Leader Responsibilities & Tasks:
Task 1: Visit the U-M Travel Designations page to determine the status of your travel destination/s.
Task 2: Determine Group Travel Eligibility.
Task 3: Ensure group members have registered their travel with U-M.
Task 4: If your group is traveling to a Travel Health Medium/ High Risk or U-M Travel Warning/ Restriction destination, submit the Group Safety Plan
Task 5: Adhere to the group leader responsibilities as outlined in the SPG 601.31 International Travel Policy, including
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