While Abroad

In the event of an emergency, you may call COLLECT.

  • Office of International Education


University Center, 226

6300 Ocean Drive, Unit 5780 Corpus Christi, TX 78412-5780

  • Kabee Vue

Coordinator, Study Abroad



  • Phoebe or Hang

Advisor, Study Abroad



  • Derek Yu

Director, Office of International Education



  • TAMU-CC University Police

24-Hour Emergency: (361) 825-4242

Non-Emergency: (361) 825-4444

  • Study Abroad Health Insurance*

All TAMU system study abroad students are required to be enrolled in a health insurance plan administered by CISI. *Exception is made for students on provider programs in which a comparable insurance plan exists. The Insurance plan includes Emergency Assistance Provider “Assist America” benefits with 24-hour emergency telephone assistance and medical referral service.

In the U.S., call (800) 872-1414

Worldwide, call COLLECT: +1 (609) 986-1234

Email: medservices@assistamerica.com

Students on provider programs such as API, CEA, CAPA, CIEE, CIS Abroad, ISA, etc. will need to contact their provider program for more details about your insurance details.

  • U.S. Embassy in your Host Country
  • 9-1-1 Equivalent in Host Country