Students, staff and faculty participating in University of Manitoba travel are encouraged to use the following resources in case of emergency:
The University of Manitoba’s first point of contact in an emergency, International SOS provides comprehensive medical and travel security assistance service. They are available 24/7, 365 days per year, and free to faculty, students, and staff. They can help you manage risks pre-departure and respond to medical or travel emergencies – such as hospitalization, natural disasters/conflict, or lost passports – while you are away.
Registration of Canadians Abroad (ROCA)
Global Affairs Canada (Canadian Foreign Affairs)
U of M Security Services
Tel: 1-204-474-9341 (collect, 24/7 service, 365 days per year)
Prior to your departure, provide the following information to Security Services so that they can help you to receive assistance in emergency situations:
Students overseas are also encouraged to contact their local program coordinator or administrative contact in case of an emergency.