Category Special Reports

052317 – Manchester Attack

The International Center wants to offer our deepest sympathy to any of you who have been affected by the attack at Manchester Arena in Manchester. Read for resources for on-campus students and relevant advise for UTD travelers in the UK and other Western Europe countries.

Europe Travel Alert

As part of the State Department’s continuous efforts to provide Americans traveling abroad with information about relevant events, the Department of State alerts U.S. citizens to the risk of terrorist attacks throughout Europe. Read the full travel alert and recommendations for UT Dallas travelers.

Missile strikes in Syria

International SOS (ISOS) recommends to continue to avoid travel to Syria following U.S. strikes, and notes there is no immediate impact on travel to other regional countries.  Read recommendations for UT Dallas travelers.

Schengen Area new security regulations

On April 7, 2017 new entry / exit security regulations for the Schengen Area enter into effect. Read the full notice and recommendations for UT Dallas travelers.

032317 – London Attack

The International Center wants to offer our deepest sympathy to any of you who have been affected by the attack at the Westminster Bridge and the Parliament Square in London. Read for available resources for UT Dallas students on-campus, and UT Dallas travelers.

Enhanced Security Procedures for Electronic Personal Devices

The United States and the UK announced the implementation of enhanced security procedures for passengers at certain last point of departure airports. The aviation security enhancements will include requiring that all personal electronic devices larger than a cell phone or smart phone be placed in checked baggage at the airports where flights are departing for the United States or the UK. Read the full notification and advise for UT Dallas travelers.

Worldwide Caution

The Department of State has updated its Worldwide Caution to provide information on the continuing threat of terrorist actions and violence against U.S. citizens and interests throughout the world. U.S. citizens need to maintain a high level of vigilance and take appropriate steps to increase their security awareness. Read the full Worldwide Caution and recommendations for UT Dallas travelers.