Travel safety

Simon Fraser University is committed to supporting the safety and wellbeing of our students, no matter where their education may take them. The International Travel Safety Program supports international learning abroad by encouraging sound health, safety and security measures that minimize risks to travellers and the University. Faculty and staff are also encouraged to use the programs resources when planning their SFU-related travel.

Get started

Planning a trip? Find out what you need to do before you leave.

SFU travel registry

Register your international travel with SFU’s Travel Registry to allow the University to locate and assist you in the event of an international incident.


Learn about travel health, safety and security topics in preparation for your trip.

In an emergency

If you find yourself in an emergency situation call International SOS.

Phone: +1-215-942-8478
Membership #: 27ACAS593560

Faculty & staff

Travelling for a conference or field research? Travelling with students? Learn what resources are available to you.