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In Case of Emergency

Local Emergency Services

In the event of an immediate and urgent health or safety issue, you should contact local emergency services whenever possible. Familiarize yourself with this number before you leave, or find it on this state department site.

Contact Information for UTA

The UTA Study Abroad Office remains available to you in an emergency 24 hours a day. We can be reached Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm by calling 001-817-272-1120. If you need immediate assistance outside of office hours, please call the UTA Police at 001-817-272-3003, and they will notify the Study Abroad Staff.

International SOS

In addition to providing health insurance coverage, International SOS is a travel security service. They have a dedicated number at +1 215-942-8059. You can review a list of assistance centers here: Locations.

U.S. Department of State Overseas Citizens Services

Contact the Overseas Citizens Services at 001-202-501-4444 in the case of an emergency abroad. The Overseas Citizens Office can assist you in the event that you are arrested or detained abroad, are robbed, or if you need to report the death or disappearance of a fellow U.S. citizen abroad.

U.S. Embassies, Consulates & Diplomatic Missions

U.S. consular personnel are at U.S. Embassies and Consulates abroad and in the U.S. 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Find the location of your nearest U.S. Embassy or Consulate in the event of an emergency.