All students traveling on a Higher Education Custom program receive an email within 24 hours of registration that details their visa needs (dependent on destination and nationality). This email will include detailed instructions for obtaining a visa, if necessary, and an application.

Thanks to our unique in-house visa team, WorldStrides may provide comprehensive visa processing services for U.S. citizens when contracted by the school. For visa questions, please email Please note it is the traveler’s responsibility to obtain necessary travel documents. If you are denied entry to any country, including a country you have connected through, you are not eligible for a refund.