Getting to Campus
East Lansing and Michigan State University look forward to hosting us for the Odyssey of the Mind 2013 World Finals!
Known internationally as a major U.S. public university with global reach, Michigan State University has been advancing knowledge and transforming lives through innovative teaching, research, and outreach for over 150 years. MSU is a member of the Association of American Universities, the National Association of State Universities and Land-Grant Colleges, and the Big Ten athletic conference.
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East Lansing, Michigan
East Lansing has an unbeatable combination of historic small-town atmosphere and cosmopolitan sophistication. Tree-lined avenues, a variety of beautiful homes, and its proximity to a number of shopping areas give East Lansing its small-town ambience. The presence of one of the nation's largest centers of learning, Michigan State University, and the nearby state capital in Lansing make the citizens of East Lansing as diverse as the world is large.
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Detroit Metro Airport/Capital City Airport:
Airport greeting service and bus transportation between Detroit Metro (DTW) or Capital City (LAN) Airports (Lansing) and Michigan State University will be available.
The round trip cost from Detroit Metro Airport (DTW) to East Lansing/MSU will be $50.00 per person or $30.00 per person from the Capital Region International Airport in Lansing. (LAN).
Reservations must be made by May 1, 2013. Odyssey reservations need to be booked Michigan Flyer. (Please do not use our standard Michigan Flyer reservation pages for booking World Finals transportation.) Reservations made after May 1st will be confirmed based on availability.
It is highly recommended that you obtain a package identification number (tracking number) from your carrier for each carton shipped. University Logistics recommends using Con-way Freight for all palletized shipments.
Each carton shipped must be clearly marked with the shipping label provided. (Make additional copies as needed.)
DO NOT put props for more than one Problem in a carton.
After May 3, 2013, you can check the University Stores website to see if your shipment has been received. To track your shipment, enter the tracking number in the “U-Track It!” field and submit.
Props will be grouped according to problem category and delivered to a storage area near the competition site between the dates of May 13th-17th. The University Logistics website will display “Delivered” after the completed delivery.
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