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- What happens if I miss my flight? What happens if my flight is delayed?
- Work with the airline to get rebooked and notify your on-site contact of any changes. If you miss scheduled airport pick up, then you may have to book transportation. Please also let any friends or family who are tracking your travel know as well.
What should I take with me in my carryon luggage?
Proof of negative COVID-19 test
Passport/visa as applicable
COVID-19 Vaccination card
GeoBlue insurance card. You can print these from your GeoBlue account and on your MCompass document portal.
An extra day's worth of clothes, just in case!
The address of where you are going and important phone numbers (both local numbers in your host country and those for your U.S. contacts). Please see your program supplemental handbook for onsite contact information.
Please make copies of these documents and keep them ALL in a SAFE place: You can also take a photo to keep in your phone in case it is needed on the spot.
Where can I get a copy of my GeoBlue card?
You can print your card from your MCompass document portal.
You also should have received an email from GeoBlue with information on how to create an account. Once you have created an account, you can print your card directly from their website.