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Resource Fair Criteria

Graduate School Resource Fair Participation Criteria

Each fall, the Graduate School hosts a Resource Fair for newly admitted graduate and professional students to introduce them to University units and organizations that offer resources to support students’ academic and professional development. We are inviting University units/organizations that have broad scope in the students they serve to be inclusive of the diversity of cultures and academic disciplines.  University units that offer general information on logistics and process for navigating the graduate experience such as One Stop, Housing, Boynton, Parking/Transportation, and Libraries are invited to participate in the Resource Fair. We also welcome units/organizations that meet the criteria below. 

University units

  • serve graduate and/or professional students
  • central unit or serving students from three or more collegiate units
  • mission (must meet one or more of the following)
    • offer opportunities to engage in research, teaching, fellowship or receive funding/grants
    • support academic progress related to research and writing
    • provide professional development for transferable skills, career exploration and job search
    • provide programming (counseling, workshops) to promote mental and physical well-being

Registered U of MN student organizations

  • serve graduate and/or professional students
  • offer programming to support academic and professional development
  • broad scope of membership to include students from diverse nations, disciplines and cultures
  • not faith-based 

Please contact Noro Andriamanalina with questions at andri002@umn.edu.