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The UT Dallas International Risk and Safety News blog provides relevant risk and safety information to UT Dallas students, faculty and staff traveling abroad on University business or an Education Abroad program.


  • Traveler Toolkit. Safety and security articles for travelers, such as: General Safety and Security Tips for Travelers, Women Travelers, LGBTQA Travelers, Traveling with Electronics and more.
  • Special Reports. Relevant information and safety recommendations on worldwide events or notifications such as: Carnival and Mardi Gras, Lunar New Year, World Wide Travel Alert, Zika Virus Outbreak, and more.
  • World Status Report.  Snapshot of risks identified by worldwide professional and official sources.
  • Updates and Notifications.  Quick news about updates in processes, policy, high risk regions, reminders, and more.