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Health and Safety Resources While Abroad

MU Resources
Monmouth University Police Department (MUPD)

Available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Health Services/Health Center Adjacent to Birch Hall and the MU Library,
CHS is a confidential resource on the MU Campus.
Global Education Office Student Center , Lower Level,
P: 732-923-4768 E:
Open Monday through Friday, 8:45am-5:00pm

To contact Global Education staff after business hours:
Call the Monmouth University Police Department at 732-571-4444. Inform MUPD of your situation and your need to contact a member of the Global Education Office staff. Global Education personnel are not confidential resources and must report incidents of sexual misconduct to the University Title IX Coordinator. The only confidential resources at Monmouth University are Counseling and Psychological Services and Health Services.
Counseling and Prevention Services Student Center 3rd Floor, 732-571-7517
CPS is a confidential resource on the MU Campus.
Office of Equity and Diversity/Title IX Coordinator The Great Hall Room 304, 732-571-7577
Confidential Resource on MU Campus

Additional Resources
Your Host School Abroad Prior to traveling, the Global Education Office gives students forwards containing emergency contact information for their school abroad. Students should also research their host institution's website and print materials for additional information about health and safety resources at their study abroad destination.
Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Students and parents may find health-related information for all countries where students may travel.
SAFETI - Center for Global Education National clearinghouse of resources (including government offices and NGOs) with a focus on student safety abroad. Good site for students and parents.
Diversity Guide to Study Abroad A series of resource guides from Diversity Abroad, including information for women, underrepresented populations in study abroad, and students with disabilities. (Monmouth University is a member of Diversity Abroad.)
Mobility International Resources for people with disabilities abroad, including students.
Americans Overseas Domestic Violence Crisis Center (AODVC) AODVC provides lifesaving services to Americans experiencing domestic violence in a foreign country. The center serves abused Americans regardless of gender, race, or sexuality.
US Department of State - Resources for Students Studying Abroad A compilation of federal resources for students abroad, including a search engine for locating the nearest US embassy or consulate.