News & Announcements

Security Delays at EWR
May 13, 2024

May 13 through June 21, 2024, TSA screening technology will be replaced at Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR), Terminal B.  Security screening wait times will be longer than normal and TSA advises that travelers arrive at least three hours before their scheduled departure time.  

Revised Hotel Rate Guidance for Domestic & International Locations
April 23, 2024

The University revised its domestic and international hotel rate guidance. The following are the new guidelines for maximum nightly rates by location (before taxes).

New Visual Theme for Concur Travel & Expense
March 13, 2024

SAP Concur will be updating the visual theme of Concur Travel and Expense. Starting April 1, 2024, the next time you sign into your Concur account, you will see a refreshed look and feel. There are minimal navigational changes -- the update is primarily aesthetic.

Severe Delays in Passport Processing
Aug. 7, 2023

Passport processing is currently taking 10-13 weeks for routine requests and 7-9 weeks for expedited service. If students do not have a valid passport and are traveling for fall break, they will need to file an urgent request. To do so, students must schedule an appointment at a…

"Enroll My Trip" Training for Registering Group Travel
Jan. 10, 2023

All University Travel requires registration through Princeton’s Global Safety & Security unit. GS&S offers training in the “Enroll My Trip” travel registration system with focus on supporting departmental and program staff in the registration of both group and delegate travel.

DHS Announces Extension of REAL ID Enforcement to 2025
Dec. 12, 2022

The Department of Homeland Security announced its intent to extend the REAL ID full enforcement date by 24 months, from May 3, 2023 to May 7, 2025.…

2022 Travel Showcase October 17
Aug. 7, 2022

The Princeton University Travel Program will host their second travel showcase on Monday, October 17. All faculty and staff who book or purchase group or individual travel are encouraged to attend. The University’s preferred airlines, hotels,…

Princeton University Diverse Supplier Fair
Aug. 3, 2022

Procurement Services will be hosting a diverse supplier fair on Tuesday, October 18, 2022.  Come meet representatives from minority, woman, veteran, and LGBT-owned companies for a wide array of goods and services such as temporary staffing, event services, consulting, technology, laboratory supplies, and much…

Palmer House has reopened for guests!
Aug. 1, 2022

Palmer House has reopened its guest accommodations and is now accepting reservations. Located on Nassau Street only two blocks from the front gates of campus, the historic bed-and-breakfast is the only guest hotel/inn owned by Princeton University. Palmer House offers…

US will end COVID-19 testing requirement for air travelers entering the country
June 10, 2022

The Biden administration has announced that the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will lift its requirement for travelers to test negative for Covid-19 before entering the US. Read more