If an emergency is jeopardizing the health or safety of a student abroad arises during business hours (Monday-Friday, 7:45 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. Central Standard Time), please contact:

UW-Platteville Education Abroad
Tel: 608.342.1726
Toll Free: 800.342.1725

If an emergency is jeopardizing the health or safety of a student abroad arises outside of business hours, a member of the UW-Platteville Education Abroad staff can be reached by contacting:

UW-Platteville Campus Police
Tel: 608.342.1584

If a non-emergency, where the health/safety of the student is an issue, but it is not an emergency:

Report a Non-Emergency

What to do if ...

    • Inform you the Education Abroad Office, onsite coordinator, or designated in country emergency responder of your need for medical attention (seek treatment first if needed)
    • Go to the local clinic or hospital
    • Contact Team Assist – CISI (International Travel Emergency Assistance) 24 hours/7 days a week

    Outside the U.S. (609) 986-1234 (Collect Calls Accepted)
    OR Toll Free in the U.S. (800)-872-1414
    Reference ID# 01-AA-CIS-01133
    Email medservices@assistamerica.com

    • Contact the local police to report the incident and get immediate help. Request a copy of the police report.
    • Contact your Education Abroad Office, onsite coordinator, or designated in country emergency responder and get immediate help. 
    • Contact Team Assist – CISI (International Travel Emergency Assistance) 24 hours/7 days a week:

    Outside the U.S. (609) 986-1234 (Collect Calls Accepted)
    OR Toll free in the U.S. (800)-872-1414
    Reference ID# 01-AA-CIS-01133
    Email medservices@assistamerica.com

    • Locate your passport
    • Check in with the Education Abroad Office, onsite coordinator, or designated in country emergency responder
    • Go to the designated safe meeting space and follow instructions
    • Locate your passport
    • Check in with the Education Abroad Office, onsite coordinator, or designated in country emergency responder
    • Go to the designated safe meeting space and follow instructions

Contact Information

Education Abroad


0328 Warner Hall

Walk-in Hours via Zoom

Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday
2–3:30 p.m.