We are no longer using the Visual Compliance for travel requests. Instead, once you submit your travel request through Concur, we recieve it and will only reach out to you for more information if your travel purpose and destination raise any export control-related red flags. For more information on export controls related to your travel, please see the below links.

  • University of Colorado Boulder International Travel General Information
    This link provides essential information regarding international travel charged to university public funds (e.g. sponsored programs, foundations, etc.). On this page, you will find guidance regarding federal export and sanctions regulations as it pertains to international travel. Please review this page to ensure that any equipment, software, or technology that you are bringing with you does not fall into licensable categories. It is strongly recommended that you do not take any controlled hardware, software, or data out of the United States without explicit authorization from the University’s Office of Research Integrity and University Property Management.
  • Foreign Travel with Computers and Other Electronic Devices
    This link details guidance and requirements for traveling with electronic items and software. Traveling with specific software, hardware, or technology on your University-owned computer may be subject to US export laws and/or international import laws. Travel to certain countries may also require special considerations. Use this page to review University policies regarding export controlled data as well as data pertaining to the protection of student, financial, or HIPAA-controlled data.
  • International Travel with Encrypted Devices
    Use of encrypted devices may be forbidden in some countries. Please review this page to determine if there are any international import/export restrictions for your destination regarding encrypted devices. In this case, “encryption” refers to encryption levels that are higher than retail-grade (i.e. Department of Defense level encryption vs. Apple product encryption).

Recommendations for CU Boulder International Travelers
This page features basic recommendations for University of Colorado Boulder international travelers. These recommendations include traveling with a department-issued “loaner laptop” if available, and travel guidance for the following countries or country groups: