Preparing for Travel to the United States
We are happy you are coming to UW-Marinette! In just a few weeks you will be enjoying the beautiful landscape of Wisconsin and meeting friendly people eager to help you. We know you are excited to come to Wisconsin to begin your university career and you may have questions about what it will be like. This packing information sheet will help answer some of these questions.
Know Your Immigration Documents
You MUST bring your immigration documents, but do not pack them in your checked luggage.
Make sure to enter the following contact information into your phone and computer before you travel:
Please contact Rebecca Schmidt if you have any problems while traveling regarding your immigration or school documents.
International Student Coordinator
Office of International Education
University of Wisconsin Colleges
432 N. Lake Street, Room 239
Madison, Wisconsin 53706
Please contact Tina Oman if you have any questions before your arrival. You may also contact Tina Oman in any of the following cases:
- If you have any difficulties while traveling
- To report flight delays or changes
- You need to contact someone outside of regular business hours
Regular business hours are 8:00 am – 4:30 pm Monday through Friday excluding U.S. National holidays.
Tina (Katrina M.) Oman
University of Wisconsin Marinette
750 West Bay Shore Street
Marinette, Wisconsin 54143
Office: 715-735-4300, ext. 4355
Your student insurance company may offer travel assistance. Please check your insurance policy for coverage information and contact information.
If you have not received your insurance card or other coverage information, please contact Tina Oman for assistance.