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President's Emerging Scholars students created multimedia movies for the 2018 Summer Seminar Digital Story Screening. These videos combine photos, sound, music, text, and a narrative voice to tell personal stories about important people, places, and life events. Watch previous stories here.

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Welcome Week for the Class of 2022 will be held August 29-September 3, 2018. Learn more at Orientation & Transition Experiences.

Event Date

August 29, 2018 - 8:00am
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On Friday, April 13, OUE hosted a gathering for the Directors of Undergraduate Studies. Over 40 colleagues gathered to discuss topics and priorities relating to the undergraduate experience.  See presentation slides here.

Event Date

April 13, 2018 - 10:00am
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Minnesota Daily named the Office of Undergraduate Education the "Best UMN Department" in their March 26, 2018 Grapevine Awards issue. Thank you to the hundreds of University of Minnesota students who voted on February 28!

Event Date

March 26, 2018 - 12:15pm
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The following units in the Office of Undergraduate Education recently migrated to new office names:

  • Orientation and First-Year Programs (OFYP) is now Orientation & Transition Experiences (OTE)
  • McNamara Academic Center (MAC) is now Lindahl Academic Center
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On November 8, the 52nd anniversary of the Higher Education Act, institutions around the country are invited to celebrate the presence and experiences of first-generation college students, faculty, and staff on your campuses.

Event Date

November 8, 2017 - 8:00am

The Vice Provost and Dean of Undergraduate Education hosted this annual campus-wide meeting for the Directors of Undergraduate Studies.  See the presentation highlights here.

Event Date

October 20, 2017 - 9:00am

At this official welcome to the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, freshmen in the Class of 2021 heard from President Kaler, Provost Hanson, and current students, and received an introduction to the U of M’s history and traditions. Watch the video of the entire event.

Event Date

August 31, 2017 - 11:15am
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For up-to-date information, presentations, and meeting materials, please visit the new CUE google site.

Event Date

August 7, 2017 - 9:30am
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New Student Convocation is the University of Minnesota's official welcome to the Class of 2021. It is a celebration of University tradition and the spirit of academic excellence and community. Watch last year's Convocation video here!

Event Date

August 31, 2017 - 9:45am

For university-wide events go to 

events.umn.edu