Effective March 24, 2021, UW-Madison made additional modification to the travel exemption policy. Read the full updates to employee and student travel.
In summary, for UW-Madison sponsored travel, all air travel and all travel which includes an overnight stay, regardless of destination, now requires an Essential Travel Exemption Form.
This replaces the previous policy which required pre-approval for all air travel and all out-of-state travel. This chart provides examples with changes from the previous policy in red: