Thank you for selecting the University of Wisconsin-Madison for your educational program. We are glad you have chosen to study here, and we wish you the very best academic and interpersonal experiences during your stay.
Please download this “8 Steps to Becoming a UW-Madison International Student” guide to follow after you have been admitted.
For more details about new international students’ Fall 2020 information, please download this “Fall 2020 Guidance for New International Students” to follow.
Moreover, our Interim Director Samantha McCabe and Assistant Director Morgan Keller walk new students through the process of applying for their initial attendance I-20 through Terra Dotta and the steps to take after receiving the I-20 and arriving on-campus (English subtitles is available for this video).
We want to be a partner in your success at UW-Madison, and to help you prepare for your time here. We hope the information in this section will help you plan for your departure from your home country and for your first few weeks on campus.
Once you’ve been here a little while, read through the Current Students section.