News & Events

Coffman Winter

Join us on Wednesday, February 13th for the biennial Focusing on Student Success to talk and strategize about academic and student development issues relating to student success. All University faculty, staff, and administrators are invited to attend and should consider submitting a proposal for a presentation or a poster that will help the University community learn more about programs, initiatives, tools and strategies that contribute to student learning, engagement, retention, and graduation.

Event Date

February 13, 2019 - 8:00am
Coffman Winter

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

Event Date

October 26, 2018 - 9:30am
Undergrad Student Profile

The 2018-19 Undergraduate Profiles have been released. For a snapshot of the undergrad, the first-year, and transfer student classes, see the profiles here. Please print, share, and distribute as you wish.

Goldy All OUE Assembly

Each year, OUE hosts the All OUE Assembly.  The purpose of this event is to provide an opportunity to connect each unit to OUE's purpose and goals through retention, student success, and timely graduation. This year's topics include Strategic Enrollment and Student Success Initiatives and Housing & Residential Life.

Presentation Materials (click to download): 

Event Date

November 29, 2018 - 9:00am

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.

Coffman Winter

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
MN Daily

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
Stone Regents Seal

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
first gen proud

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

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