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In Case of an Emergency

Staff members in our office are always happy to talk to parents and students about health, safety, and security overseas. Please feel free to contact us as (313) 577-3207.

If there is an after-hours emergency, please contact the Wayne State University Police at (313) 577-2222. They will contact the Director of the Study Abroad and Global Programs so that the situation can be resolved.

US Department of State Bureau of Consular Affairs (for assistance to US citizens abroad): (888) 407-4747 or (202) 501-4444.

The US Department of State provides useful information for students and parents regarding country conditions, required documents, pre-trip preparations, health and safety, US missions abroad, emergencies, and emergency contact information.