The Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) is a free and easy service of The Bureau of Consular Affairs of the US State Department. We call it peace of mind.
We recommend enrolling any time you travel internationally. The free and simple process allows U.S. citizens and nationals traveling and living abroad to enroll their trip with the nearest U.S. Embassy or Consulate.
By enrolling in STEP you will:
(Above as per the step.state.gov website)