Important Dates

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


Event Fall Semester 2020 Spring Semester 2021
Preferred Nomination Deadline March 1 September 1
Application Deadline April 1 September 15
Submit Housing Application May November
Submit Course Preference Form July 15 December 
Acceptance Letter & DS 2019 delivered to home school* Early July*      Early November*
Submit Pre-Arrival Information August  December 
Suggested Arrival in Minnesota August 26-28th, 2020 January 6-8th, 2021
Attend Immigration Check-in** Late August  Before arrival online
Mandatory Welcome Program August 31st - September 4th, 2020 January 11-15th, 2021
First Day of Class September 8th, 2020 January 19th, 2021
Last Day of Exams December 23rd, 2020 May 12th, 2021

*If all documents are submitted by the deadline

**Students will receive detailed information by email

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