Frequently Asked Questions

What is Global Engagement’s medical policy and what insurance and medical resources are offered? What happens in the case of a medical emergency?

All Global Engagement Program participants are enrolled in international travel assistance, evacuation, and medical insurance through Cultural Insurance Services International (CISI). Carleton also registers all participants in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP), a service offered by the U.S. Department of State. Students are familiarized with health and safety issues relevant to the country/countries to which they will be traveling through pre-departure information and on-site orientations. You can learn more about health and safety on our programs here.

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