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International Education


Bentley 24 Hour Emergency Contact


The Bentley University Police dispatcher will page an International Education staff member for further assistance. Provide a phone number for call back and as much detail as possible about the emergency situation. In the event of a student emergency, political crisis, or natural disaster, International Education staff will be in close contact with relevant students, on-site colleagues, parents/guardians, medical and security insurance providers, and/or US Embassies and Consulates as necessary. 

Emergency Resources

Contact your insurance plan's 24/7 emergency assistance service 

For many Bentley students abroad, the insurance provider is Cultural Insurance Services International (CISI) which provides 24-7 emergency assistance to Bentley Students through AXA ASSISTANCE:
Call collect from anywhere outside the U.S.: +1.312.935.1703
Call toll free within the U.S.: 855.327.1411
The Bentley policy number is: GLMN04965140

For Bentley students on programs sponsored by APICIEE, IES, IFSA, or Semester at Sea, contact the program sponsor directly or the relevant emergency assistance provider.

Contact the Student Connect Program for emotional or mental health support

Students seeking in-the-moment mental health support while out of the country may utilize the Student Connect Program. The service is staffed by a team of highly trained and qualified professionals who are experts in fields such as well-being, family matters, relationships, and much more. Students can be confident that the information they receive is accurate, up-to-date, relevant, and strictly confidential. 

Call +44 20 8987 6588. To avoid any charges, please dial this number directly, share your contact details and ask the counselor to call you back. Depending on your phone plan you may incur a small international call charge.

Contact the U.S. Office of Overseas Citizen Services

Consular personnel are available 24/7 at embassies and consulates abroad:
Call from outside the U.S and Canada: +1.202.501.4444
Call toll free within the U.S and Canada: 888.407.4747