Virtual Tours and Visits

Unable to travel to campus at this time?

Check out the many ways you can explore campus virtually below! Through online campus tours, weekly information sessions, and individual appointments, we can't wait to tell you about student life as a Golden Gopher. Nothing can replace the magic of seeing our Big Ten campus in person, but we are here to help you continue your college search virtually.

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Virtual Tours


Info Sessions

Discover the benefits and resources that the University of Minnesota Twin Cities has to offer. From our Big Ten campus to endless research and educational opportunities, join one of our sessions to learn more about finding your place and path at the U of M.

Freshman Information Session - Choose from our weekly general and college-specific online sessions. 

Transfer Information Session - Learn about transfer opportunities and college-specific admissions details.

Group Visit Sessions - Groups of 10 or more students are welcome to virtually visit. We have several visit options that can be customized to fit your group’s needs.

Admitted Student Q&A Sessions - Join us for a weekly Q&A panel each Wednesday at 1:15pm CT to have your questions answered about being an admitted student from current students at the U of M.

Virtual Tour Guide Q&A Sessions - Join our tour guides to learn from students who are living the U of M experience. Bring your questions about classes, student organization, life on campus, and more!

FAFSA & Admissions Application Workshops - Join us December 13 or 15 for a focused event on all things FAFSA -- how to apply, timelines, why it's important to apply, who's eligible, and more. There will also be a short admissions application overview. 


Virtual One-on-One Appointments

Ask your specific questions about becoming a #FutureGopher

Meet with an Admissions Counselor - Schedule an appointment and choose your platform: Zoom, Google, phone or email

Meet with a Current Tour Guide - Depending on your interests or location, hear about the student experience by speaking with current U of M tour guides

Contact Our Counselors

Our admissions counselors are here to assist you!

Find your Freshman Admissions Counselor - Connect with a freshman admissions counselor based on your college of interest, home state, or ethnicity

Find your Transfer Specialist - General and college-specific transfer counselors are ready to help your learn more about the U of M


Self-Guided Walking Tours

Explore campus whenever you like with our handy walking guides