Congratulations on your acceptance to the Carlson School of Management! Deciding on where to go to college is a big deal, which is why we offer a number of exclusive events designed specifically for admitted students and their families.

Each event offers something a little different. You and your family are welcome to attend any event that appeals to you. Get more details and register below.

Note: Some events will reach capacity, so please submit your registration before booking flights or making other travel plans.

  • Open House

    A SNEAK PREVIEW OF LIFE OUTSIDE THE CLASSROOM
    February 24, 2017 | 2:00 - 5:00 p.m.
    Hanson Hall


    Get to know current students from the ambassador team as they lead breakout sessions about their personal leadership, co-curricular and career journeys. There will be one session where you and other admitted students can talk honestly with current Carlson School students. No staff. No parents. Just you and your peers talking about whatever you like. 

    Schedule of Events
    Ongoing - Tours, drop-in advising, resource fair
    2:15 - Breakout session
    3:15 - Breakout session
    4:15 - Breakout session

    View the Full Open House Schedule
    Registration is now closed. Please contact carlsonUG@umn.edu with questions.
     
  • Connect Webinar

    A CONVERSATION ABOUT LIFE IN MINNESOTA
    March 8, 2017 | 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. CST

    Connect virtually with Carlson School representatives and a panel of current students to learn more about the opportunities for entertainment, culture and hands-on experience right outside our doors in the Twin Cities. At the end of the online presentation, there will be a Q&A session so you can ask all of your questions about student life at the University of Minnesota.

    Register Now for Connect
     
  • Thrive

    AN INTIMATE GATHERING FOR MULTICULTURAL STUDENTS
    March 31, 2017 | 12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
    Carlson School of Management

    Join members of the Business Association of Multicultural Students for a luncheon focused on the Carlson School's diverse and inclusive environment. Chat one-on-one with your tablemates and then hear from a panel of students, staff, and alumni about opportunities available to help you thrive.

    Schedule of Events
    12:00 - Lunch
    12:30 - Panel Discussion
    1:15 - Dessert Reception

    Register Now for Thrive
     
  • Snapshot

    AN INSIDE LOOK INTO WHAT YOU'LL STUDY
    March 31, 2017 | 2:00 - 5:30 p.m.
    Carlson School of Management

    See what your classes would be like at the Carlson School by attending mock lectures with some of our world-class professors and chatting with the staff about majors, curriculum, and other academic topics. This event will include breakout sessions and a resource fair designed to give you a snapshot of all the educational opportunities available to you.

    Schedule of Events
    2:00 - Registration
    2:15 - Welcome
    2:45 - Breakout session
    3:30 - Resource fair
    4:00 - Breakout session
    4:45 - Reception

    Register Now for Snapshot
     
  • Spark

    AN INTIMATE GATHERING FOR WOMEN
    April 1, 2017 | 9:00 - 11:00 a.m.
    McNamara Alumni Center

    Discover how women like you command compelling careers at the Carlson School and beyond by networking with members of the Women in Business student organization and hearing from a panel of esteemed students and alumni. The conversations are guaranteed to spark your curiosity.

    Due to space restrictions, admitted students are only allowed to bring one guest to this event. 

    Schedule of Events
    9:00 - Welcome & Brunch
    9:45 - Panel Discussion
    10:30 - Closing

    Register Now for Spark
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  • PAST EVENTS
    Dean's Reception

    A FESTIVE CELEBRATION IN HONOR OF YOUR ADMISSION
    January 27, 2017 | 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.
    Carlson School of Management


    Meet members of the Carlson School community eager to praise your accomplishments. This networking event will include remarks from the Assistant and Associate Deans, and conversations with current students, staff, and fellow admitted students.

    An optional session including a campus and residence hall tour and presentation about the Carlson School will be held immediately before the event from 1:45 to 4:15 p.m.