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Announcements

University Travel Policy Regarding Countries with CDC Travel Warnings
President Timothy Sands has issued Presidential Policy Memorandum No. 288, effective immediately, that prohibits employees and students on university business from travelling to countries where the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued Warning Level 3 Travel Warnings.

Office Closings
The Global Education Office will be closed from December 22 - January 2 for the Winter Break. We will reopen for normal business hours on Monday, December 5. If it is an emergency, please call the VT Police Department dispatch, 540-231-6411.

Website Under Construction
Please bear with us as we undergo routine website maintenance. For questions, please contact 540-231-5888 or vtabroad@vt.edu.

Renamed the Global Education Office
Our office, formerly Education Abroad, has been renamed the Global Education Office. The new name becomes official in fall 2014. We appreciate your patience as we transition and update our communications and materials.

 
Greetings From Abroad