The Office of International Health and Safety (OIHS) supports the health, safety, and security of all MSU international travelers.

OIHS supports the safety of Spartans traveling internationally by:

  • Providing 24/7 emergency assistance
  • Monitoring international events and global public health concerns
  • Providing mandatory Critical Incident Management and other specialized training for Education Abroad program directors and assistants
  • Pre-departure orientation and guidance for Education Abroad program participants and non-credit international travelers
  • Developing emergency and crisis management protocols, travel guidelines, and the best health, safety and security practices
  • Assessing risk for Education Abroad programs, non-credit student travel, and other MSU international projects
  • Coordinating international health insurance and political unrest/natural disaster evacuation insurance
  • Informing about university policy related to international travel