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Topic: Health & Safety

  • Fall 2022 Voyage temporarily diverts to support vessel in distress

    On Monday, October 10 at 0900 ship time, a current Semester at Sea voyager alerted the captain and crew of the MV World Odyssey to the presence of a small […]

  • Fall 2022 and Spring 2023 Itinerary Changes

    We are excited to announce updated Fall 2022 and Spring 2023 Itineraries. These itineraries have been passed through our rigorous health and safety rubric, and we have added countries that […]

  • Spring 2022 Voyage Itinerary Change

    Poland COVID-19 policies indicate that arriving cruise ships must report zero COVID+ cases. As this is not a scenario we can guarantee, we will be replacing our port stop in […]

  • SP22 Itinerary Update – Gibraltar, U.K.

      Pre-arrival testing in Spain on February 19 revealed a total of 18 COVID-19 positive passengers, and one Influenza A case aboard the MV World Odyssey. As a result, we were […]

  • Message from the ISE President: Spring 2022 Voyage Update

    ISE President and CEO, Dr. Scott Marshall shares an update on the Spring 2022 Voyage COVID-19 cases, and recently increased transmission mitigation strategies in order to ensure successful completion of […]

  • Spring 2022 Itinerary Change & Policy Update

    As we close the first two weeks of sailing and our first port stay, one thing is abundantly clear. Our voyagers are ready to travel! They are willing to take […]

  • Spring 2022 Voyage has set sail to Greece!

    On January 5, Semester at Sea embarked its 129th voyage. The program welcomed 349 students, 24 Lifelong Learners, 67 faculty and staff and companions, and 176 crew aboard the MV […]

  • Day of Giving 2021 Shout-outs

    Semester at Sea’s Day of Giving 2021 is Tuesday, April 6! Thank you to all of our alumni and the friends of Semester at Sea who have made a gift […]

  • Spring 2021 Voyage Update

    After careful consideration and consultation with key partners, Semester at Sea has made the difficult decision to cancel the Spring 2021 Voyage. We continually seek guidance from the CDC, WHO, […]

  • Fall 2020 Voyage Update

    In order to allow for global recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, the modified Fall 2020 program was scheduled to begin with online course instruction and continue with a condensed Semester […]

  • Spring 2020 Voyage: Resources to Help Voyagers Travel Home

    We’d like to reinforce the advisories of the CDC, U.S. State Department, WHO, and President Trump’s proclamation and the recent declaration of state of national emergency, which have informed the actions of organizations across the U.S. […]

  • Spring 2020 Voyage: Disembarkation Update (3-12-20)

    Within the last 24 hours, President Trump issued a presidential proclamation that suspends entry to the U.S. for all non-U.S. citizens arriving from certain European countries, the WHO declared COVID-19 a global pandemic, […]

  • Spring 2020 Voyage: (Update) South Africa Disembarkation

    We diligently follow U.S State Department advisories. The latest State Department/CDC advisory makes it irresponsible to continue with the voyage to any other port and beyond a disembarkation date of […]

  • Spring 2020 Voyage: South Africa Disembarkation

    Within the past few hours new information has been made available to us and advisories have been issued from the U.S. State Department and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) regarding COVID-19 and travel […]

  • Spring 2020 Voyage: Disembarkation Update

    Over the last few days, our senior leadership team, health and safety advisors, Captain Kostas, and the shipboard leadership team have discussed the progression of the coronavirus and subsequent national […]


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