International Travel Planning


Review UC Davis Foreign Travel Page

Don't forget to:

  • Register for UC Travel Insurance.
  • Check U.S. Department of State Website for travel warnings and alerts
  • Determine Foreign Daily Per Diem Rates for destination
  • Follow departmental protocol for absence from campus.
  • Check Passport and Entry Visa requirements for destination through the foreign consular offices in the U.S. or alternative fee-based provider such as TravelDocs.
  • Review CDC guidance on vaccinations/health precautions
  • Make copies of your passport signature/photo/visa pages, vaccination records, health insurance providers, credit card and ATM card numbers. Include phone numbers for each company. Take these copies with you, but keep them in a safe and separate location from the originals.
  • Notify your credit card company of the dates you will be overseas and destinations.
  • Notify your bank of the dates you will be overseas and destinations.
  • Update your delegates in your MyTravel profile

Travel Resources

U.S Department of State: Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP)

UC Davis Risk Management: Foreign and Domestic Travel Resources

U.S. Department of State

U.S. State Department Country Specific Information

Includes the location of the U.S. embassy and any consular offices; whether you need a visa; crime and security information; health and medical conditions; drug penalties; and localized hot spots.

Passport Information

Travel Warnings, Consular Information Sheets and Public Announcements

Services for Americans Abroad

U.S. Embassy and Consulate Directory

Destination Information

The World Factbook

Lonely Planet Online

The Weather Channel

The World Clock - Time Zones


AT &T International Dialing Guide Directory of internet cafes worldwide


Universal Currency Converter

ATM Locator Worldwide (Visa and MasterCard)

Language Courses

Language Courses: UC Davis Extension

Language Courses: Davis Adult School

UC Davis Foreign Language Departments


Sabbatical Leaves and Procedures

Sabbatical Benefits Checklist

Sabbatical Home Rental Service