Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) UpdateLAST UPDATED: 1/26/2015 7:00 AM (Pacific Standard Time)
All UCEAP students in Accra are safe. There are no confirmed cases of Ebola Virus Disease in Ghana. UCEAP programs in Ghana will continue as scheduled. The UCEAP Study Center Director is in regular communication with students and provides advice, education, and information.
The 2014 Ebola epidemic is the largest in history, affecting multiple countries in West Africa. UCEAP does not operate programs in Ebola-affected countries
and all student travel is strictly restricted.
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Currently, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Travel Warning Level 3: Defer nonessential travel to Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone. No other African countries are included in this warning.
UCEAP in MexicoLAST UPDATED: 12/25/2014 7:30 AM (Pacific Standard Time)
UCEAP in Mexico is operating as scheduled.Read more >
UCEAP in EgyptLAST UPDATED: 1/27/2014 11:00 AM (Pacific Standard Time)
After a thorough assessment, UCEAP reached a difficult decision to suspend its 14-15 operations through AUC in Egypt.Read more >
H7N9 Avian InfluenzaLAST UPDATED: 1/8/2014 7:00 AM (Pacific Standard Time)
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- UCEAP programs are proceeding as scheduled.
- Travelers are not considered to be at increased risk of infection unless direct and unprotected exposure to infected birds (including feathers, feces, and under-cooked meat and egg products) occurs.