Campus Visits

Choose your visit type

Admitted Student Presentation + Campus Tour

Admitted to the University of Minnesota for fall of 2020? Congratulations! Join us in a session to learn more about joining the class of 2024. We will discuss:

  • How to apply for housing
  • Confirming your enrollment
  • Student and Parent Orientation
  • Welcome Week
  • Financial Aid


  • Admitted Student Information Session
  • Campus and Residence Hall Tour

College-specific Admitted Student Visit Days

Program-Specific Sessions
+ Campus & Residence Hall Tour

Do you know what you are interested in studying? College and program visits are offered every Monday and Friday, and they include an information session and a campus and residence hall tour.


General Admissions Session
+ Campus & Residence Hall Tour

Still exploring your interests? At a general session, you'll discover the benefits of attending the University of Minnesota Twin Cities, learn about the admissions process, and tour campus and a residence hall. We offer general sessions every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday.



School of Nursing Session
+ Campus & Residence Hall Tour

Interested in Nursing? School of Nursing visits are offered on Fridays and include a campus tour.


Pre-Health Student Resource Center Session
+ Campus & Residence Hall Tour

Interested in the health care field? Campus visits and tours featuring our Pre-Health Student Resource Center are offered on Fridays. You can also choose to pair this visit with a session about the College of Liberal Arts or the College of Biological Science (two popular colleges for students interested in health careers).

College of Liberal Arts + Pre-Health Center
College of Biological Sciences + Pre-Health Center

Our spring visit program began on Tuesday, January 21st, and will conclude on Saturday, May 2nd, 2020. *Please note, the University of Minnesota's scheduled spring break begins Saturday, March 7th. We will not offer normal visits during this time. Please call our VISITLINE at 612-625-0000 or set up an individual appointment during spring break. We will resume our normal visit program on Monday, March 16th.

Use the options above to schedule the right visit for you! You can also use the filters on our visit calendar to choose your date, review the itinerary, and complete the registration form. After you register, we will follow up with confirmation materials, including directions and parking information.

We accept visit reservations online at least one week in advance of your visit. Planning to visit sooner? Please call our Visitline for the fastest service:

1-800-752-1000 or 612-625-0000
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Central

Benefits of visiting campus

There's no better way to learn about the University of Minnesota than through a campus visit. When you visit, you can:

  • See a residence hall (for future freshmen only), the University Recreation Center, a library, Coffman Memorial Union, classroom buildings, and more!
  • Attend an academic information session about the majors that interest you.
  • Meet your admissions counselor. Whether you're curious about the application process, student life, or anything in between, our admissions counselors are happy to answer your questions.
  • Get a student's perspective on campus life. Learn about student organizations and our thriving campus community.
  • Tour the Multicultural Center for Academic Excellence (MCAE) to explore the resources available for multicultural students on our campus (by appointment).
  • Sit in on a class (by special request only). Experience a world-class education by attending a real lecture, laboratory, or discussion session. If you are interested in observing a class or meeting with a professor during your visit, contact the VISITLINE at 612-625-0000 as soon as possible (or at least two weeks prior to your session date) to make special arrangements.


The Multicultural Center for Academic Excellence (MCAE) provides an incredible college experience for multicultural students. At MCAE, students enjoy an environment of excellence that prepares them to compete in the job market, pursue graduate or professional school, and serve as leaders in their families, communities, and the world. MCAE offers a wide range of experiences through programs like Living and Learning Communities, scholarships, tutoring, mentors, and cultural events.

The Multicultural Center for Academic Excellence invites you to explore the resources available for multicultural students on our campus. MCAE offers visits by appointment. Call the VISITLINE at 612-625-0000 or 1-800-752-1000 to request your appointment.

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