Student exploring his surroundings while studying abroad.

While Abroad

International Health Insurance

All participating students are registered for Pace’s emergency Travel Assistance policy through Gallagher Global Assistance (insurance company).

For contact information and policy number, please login to your application. This will be accessible after you have been accepted to your program.

Visit for access to global threat assessments and location based intelligence.

Once you log in, you will be prompted to provide your Pace email, first, and last name. You will then receive your own password to login in under your own account for future uses.

It is advised that you register for the U.S Department of State’s Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP). When you register, you will automatically receive the most current information about the country where you'll be traveling or living. You will also receive updates, including Travel Advisories (where/when applicable).

For non-medical emergencies or in cases in which you cannot contact program or insurance representatives, you may contact the following:

Colleen O’Hara
Associate Director of Study Abroad, Pace International
Phone: +1 (212) 346-1368
Mobile: +1 (646) 265-8711

Money Matters

It’s important to manage your money while abroad to ensure your safety as well as budget accordingly. The following links provide tips and tricks on how to manage money overseas.

Culture Shock

Are you having a hard time adjusting to your new host country and culture? This is totally normal. It’s a system of emotions and reactions that can be coined “culture shock”. Here are some resources to help you understand what you are going through and provide you advice on how to cope.