Tea plantation in Malaysia

Safety Archive

    Security Situation in the United Kingdom: 9/15/17

    On Friday, September 15 at 8:20 a.m. local time an improvised explosive device was detonated on a subway train in south-west London. The US Embassy in London sent an emergency message with more information regarding the incident.

    All UofM students currently in London are safe and have been accounted for. Student safety is of the utmost importance to the Learning Abroad Center and the University of Minnesota. We will continue to closely monitor the situation.

    Earthquake in New Zealand: 11/14/16

    According to the USGS, a 7.8 magnitude earthquake was reported at 12:02 a.m. local time in North Canterbury, New Zealand on the South Island. The US Consulate General in Auckland has issued a security message for US citizens with updates.

    All students on Learning Abroad Center programs in New Zealand are safe and have been accounted for. Student safety is of the utmost importance to the Learning Abroad Center and the University of Minnesota. We will continue to closely monitor the situation.