INFORM: Earthquake in Costa Rica

Nov 13, 2017 3:08:51 AM

According to Reuters, a 6.8 earthquake struck off the coast of Costa Rica near the capital, San Jose, on Sunday night. The U.S. Geological Survey said it was centered 44 miles (71 km) southwest of San Jose at a depth of 6.2 miles (10 km). We are actively confirming the safety of all CISabroad students studying with us.

Our onsite staff, as always, are working to ensure the general well-being of our participants, and reminding them of our emergency protocol and the importance of being vigilant and carrying their phones, and emergency numbers with them at all times.