Emergency Information

During your first week in Shanghai, we will hold a mandatory student orientation meeting. We will cover the following topics:

  • Health and safety
  • Evacuation procedures
  • Medical and health issues
  • Communication in emergencies
  • Student behavior & expectations
  • Living in Shanghai as a foreigner
  • Personal emergencies

If you have any personal emergencies, please contact a local staff member immediately no matter the time of the day or night. We have an on-site Resident Assistant that is on call 24 hours a day.

All students studying abroad in Shanghai through our BU program is covered with a comprehensive health and emergency travel assistance coverage called HTH Worldwide. For more information regarding HTH:  Health Insurance and Emergency Travel Assistance