Health and Safety


Please refer to the Study Abroad Health and Safety Section for general information.

Health Insurance

Students will be given Brandeis CISI Insurance to cover any medical expenses.

Emergency Evacuation Insurance

All students on The Brandeis in The Hague programs are under the University's ACE policy for any type of medical or other evacuation needs. Please note that this is not medical insurance.

Students with Disabilities

Students who have concerns about reasonable accommodation and/or services while they are overseas should consult with the Director of Disabilities Services and Support in Academic Services.

Health & Safety in Leiden

Students will receive information on health and safety prior to departure and this topic will be addressed at orientation as well. It is important to familiarize yourself with the safety situation of the city prior to your arrival in Leiden.  

For information on health care and medical emergency procedures in Leiden, please refer to the University's suggestions for Medical and Health Care practices.