For transgender students, being well informed about the culture, climate, and social norms of the country you wish to visit is a critical part of selecting your study abroad program. The Padnos International Center supports all students in their study abroad endeavors, regardless of their gender identity and expression. We recommend the following resources for transgender students travelling internationally.
TSA: Transgender Travelers
This site provides information on how to make the process through TSA easier and less complicated for TG individuals.
This site gives information on the entire travel process from what to bring to what to expect to how to report misconduct if you encounter any.
Travel Concerns for Transsexual & Transgender People
This site addresses concerns that TG people may have when traveling and gives a little advice to newly adjusting TGs.
Page last modified March 3, 2014