In an Emergency Abroad

International SOS (ISOS)

Phone: (US international code) 215-942-8478     MIT ID#: 11BSGC000066

Call collect any time. International calling codes for the United States vary; please check this website for the correct code.

While abroad, ISOS is MIT’s key point of contact in the event of an emergency.

  • In case of medical emergency, seek care at the nearest medical facility. If you do not know where this is, or if follow-up and support services are needed, contact ISOS.
  • In a natural disaster (both pre/post event) or a political type event such as civil unrest or a terrorist attack, contact ISOS immediately.  
  • In a criminal event, such as assault or robbery, contact ISOS. They will assist in providing further direction on contacting local resources.