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Pulse Membership

Pulse is a network for experts dedicated to health, safety, and security in higher education. As such, membership is open only to those for which this is their primary professional responsibility.

Application for membership shall be open to any individual over the age of eighteen (18) who is actively serving in a position primarily dedicated to the risk, health, safety, and security (HSS) aspects of higher education international travel, activities, and operations, or as otherwise determined from time to time by the Board.

Membership Benefits


Pulse maintains an extensive database of resources and templates for members to utilize and adapt. Instead of re-inventing the wheel, borrow from resources that have already been used in practice.


Pulse members have access to benchmarking data and best practices from other members. Help make better decisions by learning what other experts in the field are already doing.


Pulse members also have access to data feeds from US Dept. of State travel advisories, CDC travel notices, and alerts about major international events.


Connect with other experts a colleges and universities addressing the same needs with their travelers in a realtime platform. Develop professional relationships and connections that will foster professional development and provide timely information sharing. Pulse members are highly engaged. Pulse holds two annual meetings and regular professional development webinars.

Current Members' Institutions

Academic Programs International (API)

Arizona State University

Boston College

Brown University

Child Family Health International

Cornell University

Dartmouth College

EF Education First

Florida State University

Georgia Institute of Technology

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Iowa State University

Medical University of South Carolina

New York University

Ohio University

Princeton University

Santa Clara University

Stanford University

Texas A&M University

The Ohio State University

The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

University of Arizona

University of California - San Francisco

University of Central Florida

University of Georgia

University of Maryland

University of Michigan

University of Nebraska-Lincoln

University of Oklahoma

University of Pittsburgh

University of South Florida

University of Texas at Dallas

University of Virginia

Vanderbilt University

West Virginia University

American University

Barcelona Study Abroad Experience

Boston University


Colorado State University

Council on International Education and Exchange (CIEE)

Drexel University

Emory University

George Mason University

Harvard University

Institute for Study Abroad – Butler University

Kennesaw State University

Michigan State University

Northeastern University

Oregon State University

Rutgers University

School for International Training

Syracuse University

Texas Christian University

The University of Alabama

Tufts University

University of California - Davis

University of California - Santa Cruz

University of Chicago

University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana

University of Maryland, Baltimore

University of Minnesota

University of North Texas

University of Oregon

University of Rochester

University of Texas System

University of Toronto

University of Washington

Virginia Tech

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Arcadia University (Global Studies)

Baylor University

Brigham Young University

CET Academic Programs

Columbia University

DIS - Study Abroad in Scandinavia

Duke University

Florida Atlantic University

Georgetown University

IES Abroad

International Studies Abroad (ISA)

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Monash University

Northwestern University

Pennsylvania State University

San Diego State University

Southern Methodist University

Temple University

The George Washington University

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

University Studies Abroad Consortium

University of California - Irvine

University of California EAP (System)

University of Denver

University of Kentucky

University of Massachusetts Amherst

University of Missouri

University of Notre Dame

University of Pennsylvania

University of South Carolina

University of Texas at Austin

University of Utah

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Washington University in St. Louis

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