Welcome Week Transfer Track Schedule

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Schedule - Transfer Track

Each day of Welcome Week is designed to help new students transition to campus. Check out the major events that happen each day listed below. Keep in mind you can meet up with a Transfer Student Leader (TSL) and other new transfer students at each event.

Wednesday, August 28 - Welcome-U Day

  • Check-In for Welcome Week (5:00-6:00pm)
  • Meet your Transfer Student Leaders
  • Dinner hosted by Transfer Student Initiatives 
  • Pride & Spirit

Thursday, August 29 - U of M Kickoff Day

  • Transfer Tailgate
  • Gopher Football Game
  • MAC Dance

Friday, August 30 - Campus Exploration Day

  • Transfer Student Official Welcome
  • College Activities with your College of Enrollment
  • Visit all three major areas of campus via Campus Connector (East Bank, West Bank & St. Paul)
  • Zero Waste Lunch
  • Financial Wellness Presentation - One Stop Student Services
  • U of M Engagement Sessions
  • Sustainability Action & Academic Survival in Action Open Houses
  • Dinner & Tour with your TSL
  • Student Events & Entertainment Showcase

Saturday, August 31 - Gopher It Day

  • Community Engagement Sessions
  • Lunch with University Transfer Student Board Slice & Advice
  • Explore U - Vendor & Student Group Fair
  • Late Night at Mall of America

Sunday, September 1 - Twin Cities Day

  • Twin Cities Community Exploration Trips
  • Student Group Events
  • Free Time

Monday, September 2 - Prep for Classes

  • Student Group Events
  • Free Time

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