TIP: Travel Plans

As the school’s spring break quickly approach, and as you want to get out of the winter quickly it is important to keep somethings in mind when you are thinking about planning a vacation. No matter where you travel it is important to be a smart consumer during your selection process. Planning a vacation can be stressful, especially with so many options and things to remember, so it is key to remember some of these helpful tips.


Here are some helpful tips when getting ready to travel:

  • Download the State Department’s Smart Traveler app
  • Call your credit card company before you leave and inform them you will be on vacation
  • Make a packing list so you do not forget anything
  • If you are traveling internationally: Make sure your passport is valid  
  • Make photocopies of important documents
  • Bring your chargers and extra batteries
  • Research your destination prior
  • In Case of unforeseen plans consider Travel insurance
  • Have fun and enjoy your trip