We look forward to welcoming you to the University of Minnesota Twin Cities campus! Choose the transfer student visit option that works best for you:
There's no better way to find your college fit than to visit the University of Minnesota Twin Cities. Explore campus, learn more about programs that align with your future career goals, and experience the U of M at a Transfer Thursday visit.
Please choose the college-specific information session based on your major of interest. If you are interested in more than one program, please choose your top choice information session and list your majors of interest when signing up.
The Office of Admissions and University of Minnesota college partners will facilitate group information sessions to give you an overview of life as a University of Minnesota student. We will highlight the great location in the Twin Cities, the benefits of being a student at a land-grant research university, and discuss the application process to the college of your choice.
During your Transfer Thursday group visit hosted by the Office of Admissions and U of M college partners, you will...
Campus tours are available to prospective transfer students and their families and friends on both the Minneapolis and St. Paul campuses.
Schedule your visit online, or call:
Information sessions are held on Mondays and Fridays, 11:30am-12:15pm in 2-565 Moos Tower.
Group information sessions led by staff from the Health Career Center will assist you in considering the possible paths to a degree program in your chosen health career field. The University offers undergraduate degrees in Medical Technology, Mortuary Science, Dental Hygiene and Nursing. Post-baccalaureate degrees may also be earned in the following health science areas: Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Pharmacy, Physical Therapy, Public Health, or Veterinary Medicine.
The Office of Admissions hosts information sessions for the following colleges. These first-step small-group workshops include information on the degrees offered in the individual colleges, the application process, transfer of credit, and degree and liberal education requirements.
Information sessions for prospective students who have not yet been admitted - 240 Williamson Hall
Your visit will kick off with an overview of the transfer admissions process in CLA at the University of Minnesota. We will explore majors, transfer of credit, degree requirements, college to career programming, and the benefits of CLA. There is an optional tour after the session as well as one-on-one advising.
Thursdays from 10:30 - 11:00 a.m., September 13 - December 13, except November 22 (register)
Fridays from 2:30 - 3:00 p.m., September 14 - December 14, except November 23 (register)
Workshops for Newly Admitted Students - 240 Williamson Hall
The workshops begin at 9:50 a.m. with check in at 240 Williamson Hall, followed by a campus tour from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. The information session from 11:00 a.m. to noon covers the confirmation process, preparation for the orientation, transfer of credit, degree requirements, campus life and college to career programming. Advisors will be available after the workshop to answer your other questions in brief one-on-one advising meetings.
Friday, November 9 (register)
Friday, November 16 (register)
Monday, November 26 (register)
Monday, December 3 (register)
Friday, December 7 (register)
Friday, December 14 (register)
Please note that confirmed students will be invited to a required CLA transfer orientation held in January before the semester begins. Course registration takes place during that orientation program.
Individual Advising Appointments for Applicants and Admitted Students
If you wish to meet with a CLA Transfer Admissions Counselor to discuss the application process, admission requirements, transfer of credit and degree requirements or other aspects of campus life, you are welcome to contact us for an individual appointment. Call 612-625-2008 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you wish to meet with a CLA Transfer Academic Advisor to discuss your major and degree requirement planning, academic and other opportunities in CLA, you can schedule an appointment if you call 612-624-6891 or email email@example.com.
Individual transfer advising appointments are available by request. For more information or to set up an appointment, call 612-626-3605.
Majors in Health Services Management, Construction Management, Information Technology Infrastructure, Manufacturing Operations Management, and two Individualized Degree programs, Inter-College Program and Multidisciplinary Studies.
For students interested in majors in Business and Marketing Education, Early Childhood, Elementary Education Foundations, Family Social Science, Human Resource Development, Kinesiology, Recreation Administration, Sport Management, and Youth Studies:
Sign up for an information session. If you are from out of town or unable to attend an information session, please contact the CEHD Student Services Office for other options: 360 Education Sciences Building, 612-625-3339, email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The first step for prospective students is to attend a transfer admissions information session. Information sessions typically run September through January, leading up to the application deadline. View current schedule and registration information.
Transfer advising is also available during drop-in advising hours at the Undergraduate Program office in 2-190 Hanson Hall - West Bank, Minneapolis campus. Please call ahead for the current drop-in schedule: 612-624-3313.
Transfer advising is available by appointment in the four undergraduate health science programs. For an appointment or more information, please call the program office directly:
Medical Laboratory Sciences (formerly Clinical Laboratory Sciences)