Confirm Your Enrollment by May 1!
We hope you decide to attend the University of Minnesota and join the College of Design Class of 2023. Confirm your enrollment today to reserve your spot by visiting z.umn.edu/confirm. If you have any questions, contact the Office of Admissions by calling 612-625-2008 or 1-800-752-1000, or visiting http://admissions.tc.umn.edu. If you haven’t done so already, apply for financial aid and housing at z.umn.edu/next.
Dive into Your Major
Discover more about your major program by visiting design.umn.edu/academics. Read news about your program and get a head start on meeting your future professors, classmates, and College of Design alumni!
Get Ready for Fall
Learn the College of Design Computer Standards for Students
Each year, College of Design faculty provide hardware and software requirements and recommendations that are the best fit for the coursework and projects in each major. Requirements and recommendations vary by major. (For Fall 2019 students: You will receive an email in the late spring or early summer alerting you to the 2019-2020 recommendations.)
Initiate Your U of M Internet Account and U of M Email
Once you confirm your enrollment, it is very important that you (1) initiate your U of M Internet account by visiting www.umn.edu/initiate and (2) set up your U of M email account here. Beginning this summer, your U of M email will be our official means of communication with you, so be sure to check it often for important information.
Attend Freshman Orientation
Orientation details will be mailed beginning in March to students who have confirmed their enrollment.
Mark your Calendars for Welcome Week 2019: August 28–September 2
Your college experience continues with Welcome Week, which takes place the week before fall term begins. Welcome Week is a required on-campus program designed to complement your orientation experience, provide opportunities to enhance your academic and personal success, and prepare you for a successful transition to the University of Minnesota.
Questions? Contact the Office of Admissions at 651-625-2008, 1-800-752-1000, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
August 26 - August 27, 2019:
Residence Hall Move-In
August 28 - September 2, 2019:
September 3, 2019:
First Day of Classes