College of Science and Engineering at the University of Minnesota
College of Science and Engineering

Academic Advising Blog

Aug 27, 14

Important Deadlines for Fall 2014

The academic advising team is excited to welcome you to campus for the Fall semester! We wanted to let you know about a couple of important deadlines as they are quickly approaching.


Aug 13, 14

Orientation- Document Check Reminder for Incoming International Students

If you are an International student with an F-1 or J-1 Visa joining us for Orientation this August, it's important to remember to schedule and attend your Document Check with an International Student Scholar Services advisor before your Orientation date.


Jul 30, 14

Transferring in Summer Coursework

If you took coursework over the summer at another University or College, it's important to make sure you have your official transcript with the final grade submitted to our Admissions Office as soon as it becomes available.


Jul 30, 14

Orientation - Peer Mentor Program

For many incoming freshmen, connecting with another CSE student who has experience navigating the University can be a great way to start building relationships and networking on campus.


Jul 7, 14

Orientation - Freshman Seminars

Freshman Seminars are a great way for incoming first year students to delve into a topic of interest with a small group and faculty member. Limited to 15 -20 freshmen, these courses will allow you to get to know your classmates, professor, and contribute to course dialogue on a regular basis. Faculty members have specifically designed these courses to provide a unique twist on their area of expertise. Seminars may also satisfy certain Liberal Education requirements.


Jun 5, 14

Orientation Final Reminders

We hope you are excited for Orientation! Before you get here, we want to provide you with some final reminders to ensure you're as prepared as possible:


May 29, 14

Summer Drop-Ins Schedule

Here's a complete list of days we will be open for drop-in advising this summer:


May 20, 14

Spring Grades and Fall Semester Registration Changes

As you receive final grades for your Spring 2014 courses, we remind you to double check your Fall registration to make sure you are still eligible for the courses you intend to take. Specifically, it is important for you to confirm that you are still meeting required pre- and co-requisites for your Fall semester courses.


May 12, 14

Application to the Major Reminders

As the May 25 deadline for spring application to the major approaches, here are some final reminders:


May 9, 14

Exploring Your Motivations - Orientation

"I'm planning on a double major with two minors and would like to spend at least one semester abroad."

Once in a while when we sit down one-on-one with an incoming student at orientation they begin their conversation with a statement like the one above.


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