Choate House on the Pace Pleasantville campus

Global Travel Assistance

CIGNA Secure Travel, which is a component of your basic life insurance coverage, provides emergency medical and travel services, as well as helpful pre-trip planning assistance, when traveling 100 miles or more away from home on University business or on vacation. The toll-free customer service center is available 24 hours a day, 365 days per year.

In the event of a medical emergency, CIGNA Secure Travel can arrange and cover the cost of transportation to the nearest appropriate hospital or medical facility. The program will also provide up-front payment, often required when traveling abroad, for medical services.

The service also provides:

  • Round-trip transportation for a family member or loved one if you’re expected to be hospitalized for more than 10 days.
  • Travel for a companion who is directly affected by your illness or injury.
  • Return travel of a dependent child who is left unattended as a result of your illness or injury.

CIGNA Secure Travel also offers other emergency assistance and pre-trip planning services.

For U.S and Canada 1-888-226-4567 Other locations call collect 202-331-7635 By Fax: 202-331-1528

By Email:

The University’s policy number is YOK 960238.

CIGNA Secure Travel Brochure (PDF)