Ohio University

Travel Restrictions Update

As communicated to the university in the July 2, 2020 OHIO News article , the in-state travel ban has been lifted. However, all other travel is still suspended until further notice. If you need to obtain a travel exception, the following process must be followed:

  • Administrative unit travel requests, outside the state of Ohio, must be approved by the Vice President of the planning unit.
  • Academic unit travel exception requests should be addressed to the Provost Office for review.
  • Travel exceptions for research or creative activity must be approved, prior to being arranged, by Joe Shields. For additional information on this process please see the May 25, 2020 message to the university community.

All travel arrangements must be made through the university travel provider, Christopherson Business Travel (CBT), in accordance with university policy 41.121 - Reimbursement for Official University Travel and Entertainment.