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Policy on Travel to Restricted Regions

 

Restricted regions are broken up into the following categories:

• Category 1 – Extreme Risk

All international locations with an ISOS Extreme Risk rating, or a US State Department Travel Advisory Level 4 (Do not travel)

• Category 2 – High Risk

All international locations with an ISOS High Risk rating, or a US State Department Travel Advisory Level 3 (Reconsider travel), or a CDC Travel Notice: Warning Level 3

• Category 3 – Medium Risk

In a country with an overall US State Department Travel Advisory Level 2 (Exercise increased caution) or Level 1 (Exercise normal precautions) AND a regional ISOS risk rating of Medium or Low, then those regions with a US State Department Travel Advisory recommendation of ‘Do not travel’ or ‘Reconsider travel’ is a UTSA Category 3 location

• Category 4 – Variable Risk

Variable Risk: For countries where some, but not all, of the country has a UTSA Category 1-3 region, the remaining regions are Category 4. (Category 4 does not apply to faculty and staff. Students only.)