We always recommend that students meet with an adviser before applying to an abroad program, to discuss any questions or concerns a student might have about our programs. Meetings can be scheduled by contacting the Carlson Global Institute's front desk at

Kevin Clancy
Lauren Dickinson 
Stuart Robbins-Butcher 
Kate Terry 

Location and Hours

Advisers are available for walk-in advising Monday-Thursday, 1:00-4:00pm. Extended advising is available by appointment until 5:30pm for graduate students. Additionally, appointments during the summer and break terms can be scheduled by emailing 

  • Carlson Global Institute is located at 2-210 Carlson School of Management. 
  • Our office is open Monday–Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 
  • Contact us with questions at or 612-625-9361.

Advising Resources for Student Identities

These videos (YouTube) produced by the University of Minnesota provide information and resources for students with additional considerations for study abroad.

Orientation for Students of Color Studying Abroad

Orientation for Students with Disabilities Studying Abroad

Orientation for GLBT Students Studying Abroad

Carlson Global Institute

The Carlson Global Institute is located in the Carlson School of Management, Suite 2-210.