Emergencies Abroad

If an emergency arises while you are abroad, you have the following resources:

Office of International Education
Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Holthusen Hall, 4th Floor
(414) 288-7289

Marquette Police
After-hours emergencies
(414) 288-1911
Public Safety will reach the Marquette on-call emergency coordinator via cell phone.

International “911” equivalent phone numbers

SOS International travelers' assistance
SOS is an assistance program offering services such as:

  • Assistance with lost or stolen documents
  • Worldwide medical referrals
  • Coordination of emergency travel arrangements
  • Emergency cash advances

Marquette's policy number is needed for access to the SOS website. Marquette policy numbers are given to students during initial inquiry and the pre-departure orientation or upon request from the Office of International Education.

Steps to Take After Emergent Period Has Ended

  • Submit an Incident Report through the MU Education Abroad portal at studyabroad.marquette.edu
  • File a claim through GeoBlue, International SOS or any host country national insurance policy coverage you may have