University of Minnesota, Crookston Campus Preview Day Scheduled for Saturday, March 6, 2010

New and prospective students can connect with the University of Minnesota, Crookston to learn more during Campus Preview Day on March 6, 2010.  Families are also encouraged to attend Preview Day at the U of M, Crookston along with their new student.

Preview Day provides time for new students to interact with faculty, current students and staff as well as learn more about the Crookston campus. Highlights include receiving detailed information about opportunities for students at the U of M, Crookston, eating lunch in Brown Dining Hall, interacting during question and answer sessions and touring campus.

Students may go online to register for Preview Day on Saturday, March 6 by visiting or sign up by contacting the Admissions Office at 218-281-8569.

Today the University of Minnesota, Crookston delivers more than 25 bachelor's degree programs and 50 concentrations, including several online degrees, in agriculture and natural resources; arts, humanities and social sciences; business; and math, science and technology.  With an enrollment of about 1,300 undergraduates, the Crookston campus offers a supportive, close-knit atmosphere that leads to a prestigious University of Minnesota degree.  "Small Campus. Big Degree."  To learn more, visit

Contact: Amber Evans-Dailey, director, admissions, 218-281-8568 (; Elizabeth Tollefson, assistant director of communications, 218-281-8432 (; Stephanie Onken, communications assistant, 218-281-8446 (