Travel: International SOS (Insurance)

International Travel Support and Insurance through International SOS      

As part of University of Tennessee’s commitment to international travelers, a service is available to provide global medical, security and emotional support assistance through International SOS. Travelers are strongly encouraged to take advantage of this complimentary service by printing and carrying the International SOS Membership Card with you at all times when traveling abroad, as well as downloading the Assistance App.

Insurance Coverage 

All UT faculty, staff, and students traveling abroad on university-approved trips are automatically covered by a blanket international travel insurance policy underwritten by Chubb Insurance with 24/7 travel assistance services provided by International SOS. This Chubb Insurance policy covers sponsored trips, study abroad programs, research, independent study and internship. The benefit overview is included below, but refer to the Plan Benefit Brochure for details, definitions and exclusions.

Coverage provided by SOS


International travel and insurance experts are located locally on each campus to serve as your primary contact. However, if you have additional questions concerning International Travel benefits, please visit the System International Travel Insurance and Assistance site or contact Insurance Coordinator, Caitlin Cai, at or 865-974-5070.

If you have questions or need additional assistance utilizing the University’s travel system, please contact





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