The health and safety of our voyagers and crew are the most important considerations on any Semester at Sea voyage. During the COVID-19 pandemic, we are continually monitoring and adjusting our protocols to comply with best practice guidelines and recommendations set by the Centers for Disease Control, World Health Organization, U.S. State Department, International Maritime Organization and the Cruise Line Industry Association. These guidelines and recommendations are continually evolving as the science and knowledge base grows, and ISE will continue to adapt and adhere to all applicable policies and regulations as they are solidified.

We will post all COVID-19-related updates to this page as protocols and policies are refined to reflect the ongoing status of the virus. Given the dynamic nature of the pandemic and the global response, all information provided here is subject to change. 

Specific medical questions should be directed to:  More general health and safety or operational questions should be directed to or