Technology Guidelines and Tips for International Travel

International travel has many benefits, but it also entails some degree of risk, especially with regard to the security of technology resources like laptops, smartphones, and mobile devices.

This page provides a number of important technology guidelines and tips for international travel. These guidelines are designed to help you protect your devices and data while traveling, and they will also help to protect University of Pittsburgh systems and data.   

Technology Loaner Program for International Travel



The Technology Loaner Program for International Travel offers loaner laptops, iPads, and smartphones to individuals traveling abroad to lessen the associated security risks while allowing full use of required software applications. Devices are available to faculty and staff for the purpose of conducting University business and program activities during international travel. Complete details about the program are available on the Pitt Global Web site.