Information on travelling with LUSU Overseas

We offer a number of opportunities to travel to various destinations around the world - working with partner institutions in the USA, China, Malaysia, Ghana, India and more. Our Overseas team also hosts visits to Lancaster from our partner campuses and runs events that celebrate the diverse international community on campus.

Information on the cost of travelling
What does the programme cost cover? Are there any other costs?  For students travelling on a summer programme, the programme fee covers your ac...
Fri, 3 Mar, 2017 at 1:07 PM
Information on visas and passports
What are the passport requirements? All participants must hold a passport that is valid for no less than six months beyond the intended stay. It sh...
Fri, 3 Mar, 2017 at 1:10 PM
What are the Terms and Conditions of travelling with Lancaster University?
Terms and Conditions With effect of 1st March 2017 your international programme will be delivered by Lancaster University directly. Previously the progr...
Thu, 16 Mar, 2017 at 11:46 AM
Are there any injections, tablets or health issues I should consider before travelling?
What injections do I need?  You will need to speak to a health care professional about what immunisations are required in your personal circumstanc...
Wed, 8 Mar, 2017 at 10:57 AM
Can I leave early or start late?
The flight is non-transferable due to the group ticket booking. Should you choose to leave early or stay on after the trip this will be at your own expe...
Fri, 8 Jul, 2016 at 5:25 PM
Are there any issues that LGBTQ travellers should be aware of?
We believe that our trips should be accessible to all students, regardless of their sexuality, gender identity or gender expression. We want everyone to ...
Wed, 8 Mar, 2017 at 10:58 AM
Do I need travel insurance?
You are covered by the University's travel policy while participating in activities that are part of the programme, therefore most people do not ne...
Wed, 8 Mar, 2017 at 11:00 AM
How much baggage can I take with me?
Your baggage allowance depends on your airline; you will need to check with them directly to confirm your baggage allowance. Please also bear in mind th...
Fri, 8 Jul, 2016 at 5:50 PM
What do I need to pack?
Here's a list of the essentials you'll need to take with you if you're going on one of our trips. All destinations Comfy shoes for walk...
Thu, 4 Aug, 2016 at 10:15 AM
Where will I be staying?
The accommodation varies depending on which country and option you are participating in. In many cases, we will be staying on campus in student accommodat...
Thu, 4 Aug, 2016 at 10:16 AM