Alert Traveler

AlertTraveler is an extension of EA portal which provides faculty, staff, and students traveling abroad with alerts about safety and security related events. The app contains professionally provided, up-to-date information about countries and major cities around the world.

About Alert Traveler

UNC Charlotte faculty, staff, and students traveling on study abroad programs have access to the AlertTraveler phone app for the duration of their study abroad experience. There is no additional fee to use this feature as this included as part of the services provided through the Study Abroad Administrative Fee.

Benefits of Alert Traveler:

  • Access country information to stay up-to-date on issues that may affect your travels
  • Receive real time alerts when an emergency may affect you while traveling
  • The University will be able to send check-in requests to you during emergency situations to make sure you are safe and provide assistance as needed

Please reference the AlertTraveler user guide for assistance with downloading and using the app on your phone. Please also consult the AlertTraveler FAQs for additional information.