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Second Year Celebration Week

March 29 - April 2, 2021

Second Year Celebration Week is designed to celebrate students nearing completion of their second year at the University of Minnesota. There are several opportunities to win fun giveaways while exploring events and resources designed just for second-year students!

Second Year Celebration Passport

Throughout the week, you can earn squares on the Second Year Celebration Passport. Complete four (4) or more passport squares to be entered to win one of two grand prizes!  

  • 2nd Generation Airpods (valued at $249)
  • Classic Diploma Frame (valued at $192)

Use the schedule below to find the links and specific times for each of the events and activities. Once you’ve completed four or more squares, email sye@umn.edu to be entered to win! All entries must be submitted by April 5, 2021 at 4:30 p.m. central.

Be sure to follow Orientation & Transition Experiences on Instagram (@oteumn) to complete your first square and access content to help you fill in additional squares through the week.

Second Year Celebration Schedule

All times listed in central time.

Tuesday, March 30

Wednesday, March 31

Thursday, April 1

Friday, April 2

Ongoing Throughout the Week

  • CAPE Drop-in Hours
    Undecided about your major? Attend CAPE drop-in hours or meet with a CAPE coach for help.
  • CAPE Major Network
    The Major Network is a University of Minnesota cross-college network that connects exploring students with upperclass-students who are passionate about their majors.
  • Get In Touch

    If you have any questions regarding Student Orientation or Welcome Week. We would be happy to answer your questions.
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