U.S. Embassy and Consulate offices abroad provide important information and resources for U.S. citizens abroad.
Register your travel plans with U.S. Embassies and Consulates abroad through the Smart Travel Enrollment Program.
In case of emergency the services offered can be crucially important.
The United States Department of State offers information about various topics, including a country's history, culture, entry/exit requirements, health/safety information, security warnings.
Read the host country consular information sheet(s) thoroughly while preparing for a study abroad experience. Access the latest consular information sheets.