The Graduate School offers online resources and an in-person welcome and resource fair for new graduate students.
August 27, 2019 | 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
The Graduate School is hosting a Welcome & Resource Fair to introduce new graduate students to the University and connect them with each other.
Attendees will learn about resources available to support them during the graduate school journey and discover what steps they can take now to plant the seeds for success down the road. This event is open to all incoming graduate and professional students, and is intended to complement events provided by programs and colleges.
9 -10 a.m.: Welcome held in Carlson Family Stage of Northrop
10-11:30 a.m.: Resource Fair held on Northrop Plaza
Participating Organizations as of 6/24/2019:
Boreas Leadership Program
Center for Community Engaged Learning
Center for Educational Innovation
Center for Global Health & Social Responsibility
Center for Writing
Como Student Community Cooperative
Council of Graduate Students
Earl E. Bakken Center for Spirituality & Healing
Gender and Sexuality Center for Queer and Trans Life
Institute for Advanced Study
Minnesota English Language Program (MELP)
Office for Business & Community Economic Development
Office of Student Finance (OSF)
Organization for Graduate and Professional Students with Disabilities (OGPSD)
Parking & Transportation Services
Student Advocate Services
Student Legal Service
The Disability Resource Center
University of Minnesota Bookstores
GEAR1: Graduate EducAtion Resources
GEAR1 (Graduate Education Resources for the First Year) is an online orientation for new graduate students. This resource will be available in early July 2019.
For more information, please contact Noro Andrimanalina, Director of Academic & Professional Development.