International Health Travel


Student Checklist:

A-For the RobertWood Johnson med student a compiled checklist can be found at Checklist-rutgersstudent PDF

- For RWJMS  student for more important information from  GAIA Click here



1.Click here Approval Form

2. Copy of a Roster Template


-Travel tracker -international SOS

-*CDC travel tips-

-International Phone Guide-

-U.S department of states (Comprehensive Traveler's checklist)

-International Travel insurance -

B- For international student a checklist has been created by the office of global health. Click here International student -check list


 * Housing information for international student-APPLICATION - Rutgers Housing ,Highland Montgomery-housing ,Plaza Square-housing

* Hosuing website Link  for international student :

AIRbnb housing-

Homestay-  Click here


GpHome- ghhome



*Short term Apartment rentals for Visiting Faculty and Staff: Click



*Bonus Tips for both incoming and outgoing student-


- How to make long flight enjoyable -


-20 tips before traveling internationally-


Preparing for Your Trip - Suggested Timeline

  • Aug - Jan
    Find program, apply
    Fill out Global Health Grant Application
    Attend Global Health Fair
    Get passport
  • Jan – Feb
    Attend required meetings
    Determine when need to apply for visa
    Shop airfares
    Start immunizations
  • March – April
    Global Health Grant application due no later than March 15th
    Attend required meetings
  • May
    Shop / pack
    International cell phones
    Call credit card companies, ATM access
    Packing (required dress code if any, etc)
  • June / July
  • August / Sept
    Come back and share what you’ve learned!
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