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Travel Guidance

Updated: July 2, 2021, 11 a.m. CDT

DOMESTIC TRAVEL

Domestic Travel will follow approval protocols that were in place pre-COVID.

INTERNATIONAL TRAVEL

Only travel that is essential to the mission of the University is permitted. All international travel requests must be routed through Concur to obtain the required approvals prior to departure:

  • Travel to destinations identified as high to extreme risk on the TAMUS Travel Advisory List (https://assets.system.tamus.edu/files/safety/pdf/travelrisk.pdf) for reasons other than COVID-19 will route to the Office of Risk, Ethics & Compliance for a risk assessment prior to being routed to the Office of the Provost for final consideration for approval

  • Travel to destinations identified as high to extreme risk on the TAMUS Travel Advisory List due to COVID-19 risks only will be permitted with approval from the appropriate VP or dean.

STUDENT TRAVEL

Student travel as part of a student organization must be routed through Student Affairs. Academic related student travel must be routed to Risk Management once deemed essential by the applicable dean.

Information regarding Education Abroad programs - including cancelations and other guidelines - can be found at the Education Abroad website.

Frequently Asked Questions


  • What should I do if I travel?

    It is recommended that everyone self-monitor their health after travel, following the CDC guidelines for return from travel. The university adheres to CDC and the Texas Department of State Health Services guidance which can be accessed here:

    Domestic or international travel that requires the traveler to quarantine/isolate upon return should be part of the overall planning process and is not the responsibility of the university to provide the required quarantine/isolation space.