Travel Assistance

Hartford Business Travel Program

You are enrolled automatically in business travel assistance coverage at no cost to you.

If you die or are injured while traveling anywhere in the world for University business, you or your elected beneficiary can receive benefits. Coverage extends to your spouse and children when they are traveling with you on a business trip. 

Commuter coverage, provided through Hartford, protects you while you are traveling to and from work at the University. 

Learn more about Hartford coverage, including specific benefit amounts, in the Hartford Business Travel Policy

Assist America Travel Program

Travel assistance provided by Assist America, Inc. is available to you at no cost, as part of your Basic Life Insurance coverage. 

Travel assistance can help you and your family prepare for trips and during critical situations while away from home. The program can assist you with finding qualified medical providers, legal services or with the replacement of lost credit cards and passports.

Assist America covers you, your spouse and your children under the age of 25, whether you are traveling for work or for pleasure.

Benefits include:

  • Emergency transportation
  • Travel support (e.g., medical monitoring, insurance assistance, vaccinations)
  • Personal assistance (e.g., translation, lost item location, legal referrals)
  • Security (e.g., evacuation)

For a complete list of benefits, review the Program Description. If you have questions, call Assist America at 800.872.1414 within the U.S. or +1.609.986.1234 outside the U.S. Or use the Assist America Mobile App, available on Google Play and Apple App Store.

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