Getting Started

International travel with UMB requires prior authorization and the use of a UMB-approved travel agency to procure tickets and accommodations. Our team can assist with these requirements to ensure smooth and safe travels. Please be aware that the requirements and procedures to submit your travel requests differ depending on whether you are faculty/staff, a student, or a nonemployee.
To start, indicate whether you are a:

Check the definitions of UMB employees, student, or nonemployee in the UMB Policy on Business Travel for UMB Employees and Nonemployees 

UMB Travel Alerts
Before planning your trip, ensure that UMB has not released any travel statement regarding your destination in the UMB Travel Alerts section of the Global Hub webpage. If there are notifications that concern your destination country and you have any questions or concerns, contact the Global Hub at