Important Dates

The full University of Minnesota academic calendar can be found on One Stop.


Event Fall Semester 2021 Spring Semester 2022
Preferred Nomination Deadline March 1 August 1
Application Deadline April 1 September 1
Submit Housing Application May November
Submit Course Preference Form July  December 
Acceptance Letter & DS 2019 delivered to home school* Early July*      Early November*
Submit Pre-Arrival Information August  December 
Suggested Arrival in Minnesota August 25 - 27th, 2021 January 5 - 7th, 2022
Attend Immigration Check-in** Before arrival online Before arrival online
Mandatory Welcome Program August 30th - September 3rd, 2021 January 10 -14th, 2022
First Day of Class September 7th, 2021 January 18th, 2022
Last Day of Exams December 22nd, 2021 May 11th, 2022

The Carlson School of Management has cancelled all exchange programs in Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 due to COVID 19. Please contact your home university if interested in pursuing an exchange at the Carlson School for during the 2021-2022 academic year. 

*If all documents are submitted by the deadline

**Students will receive detailed information by email

Contact Carlson Global Institute