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U-M Travel Designations

Find your destination country below to determine your eligibility for travel and U-M travel requirements.

Steps for completing requirements are in this  U-M COVID-19 Travel Plan and Safety Plan Process Flowchart and are below: 

  1. Click on the continent where your travel destination/s is located and find your destination country.
  2. Determine whether your travel destination/s is a COVID-19 Low Risk, COVID-19 Medium Risk, COVID-19 Medium Risk, a U-M Travel Warning, or a U-M Travel Restriction.
  3. Complete requirements depending on your status as an undergraduate student, graduate student, or faculty/staff. These travel requirements do NOT take into account entry requirements, so be sure to validate your ability to enter the country before making travel plans.


Additional Information

  1. The Provost Office in consultation with the International Travel Oversight Committee determines the risk level of a location using a variety of sources, including: US Department of State Travel Advisories, CDC Travel Notices, CDC COVID-19 risk levels, other non-U.S. government advisories, and U-M’s assistance provider’s risk ratings. Countries are assessed at least once a month though usually more frequently.
  2. The following resources provide region specific health, safety, and security information to assist individuals in understanding and mitigating risks during travel and to prepare the Safety Plan or COVID-19 Travel Plan:
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