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Traveler Insurance

Travel to high risk countries must be pre-approved by Insurance & Enterprise Risk Management and NYU Public Safety in order to insure a safe trip.

Temporary Health Insurance

Travel Health Insurance For Students Only

Students Away

Eligible for students traveling on behalf of NYU course studies, research, etcetera (excludes personal travel)

Short Term Global Health Insurance For Employees Only

Employees Abroad

Eligible for NYU employees traveling on NYU business purposes (excludes personal travel)

  • Visit to register and download a membership card. This will allow you to validate your coverage globally

Business Travel Insurance Benefits

Business Travel Accident for persons traveling on behalf of NYU for business, research, course studies, etc. (excludes personal travel):

Travel Assistance provided by AIG Benefits Travel Assist:

  • Medical, Political & Natural Disaster Evacuation coverage
  • 877-244-6871 (inside US), 715-346-0859 (collect / reverse charges outside US) or
    • (Some assistance services may generate a fee that will be the responsibility of the traveler)


  • Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D)
  • Accident Medical Expenses
  • Emergency Medical Evacuation
  • Emergency Medical Benefit
  • Political & Natural Disaster Evacuation
  • Repatriation

Who's Covered

  • University Employees (including those on Sabbatical)
  • Enrolled Students
  • Non-Employee Trustees of NYU


  • University Employees and Students traveling on behalf of NYU Business, Course Studies, Research, etc.
  • Excludes personal travel
  • No enrollment necessary

Register with
NYU Traveler

before contacting Insurance & Enterprise Risk Management

Learn more about NYU Traveler

Public Safety

In Case of Emergency, call the NYU Public Safety Command Center at 212-998-2222

NYU Public Safety

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