As you prepare to travel outside of the United States, please be sure to think about your health care needs before you leave. You should also consider booking your travel or registering your travel itinerary through NYU Traveler, a secure web-based application you can access via the NYU Life page on NYUHome. NYU Traveler was created to provide the NYU community with tools and services for their travel needs.

Health Care Considerations and Coverage When Traveling Globally

  Travel Scenarios Purpose Health Care Coverage
GeoBlue Traveler (Short-Term Travel)
NYU Business Travel and Short-Term International Appointments Includes business trips, short-term research trips, seven-week teaching, J-Term, or summer teaching appointments at an NYU global location Retain NYU U.S. health care coverage and add GeoBlue Traveler emergency health care insurance
  Travel Scenarios
Purpose Heath Care Coverage
Aetna Global (Long-Term Travel)
Selected by NYU for an International Assignment
Teaching, conducting research, or providing administrative services either at an NYU location or another approved global location (includes faculty leaves and fellowships) Enroll in Aetna International medical and dental coverage

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