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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Dates

Page address: https://www.mnsu.edu/newstudent/orientation/new/dates.html

Summer Orientation Dates (June and July)

A variety of orientation dates are offered throughout June and July for Fall Semester. Invitations for Summer Orientation will be sent out in late February 2016. Once you receive your invitation, you are able to register for an Orientation program.  

2 Day Orientation Sessions

  • June 6-7, 2016
  • June 8-9, 2016
  • June 13-14, 2016
  • June 15-16, 2016
  • June 20-21, 2016
  • June 22-23, 2016
  • June 28-29, 2016
  • July 11-12, 2016
  • July 13-14, 2016

One Day Orientation Sessions

  • June 10, 2016
  • June 27, 2016
  • July 7, 2016
  • July 8, 2016
  • July 18, 2016
  • July 19, 2016

Please note:  If you are admitted as a "contract student" or a "NCAA student athlete" you will be required to attend the 2 Day Orientation Session

 

 Which Orientation Program Is Right For Me?

2 Day Program

  • Overnight component and activities allow for more social connections for the students
  • Recommended for first generation students and families
  • Hear from a broader range of presenters and departments
  • Sessions to provide both students and family members with faculty interaction
  • Allows more time for questions

1 Day Program

  • Fast paced information on university services
  • Provides students and family members with a quick overview of University resources
  • Recommended for students who completed PSEO courses at Minnesota State Mankato; are enrolled in a Learning Community program in the fall; or students who have attended an Admitted Student Open House

 

August

If you are unable to attend any of the sessions listed above for Fall Semester, there is an additional session held in August for advising and registration. Invitations or a reminder for the August session will be sent out in late July. Once you receive your invitation/reminder, you are able to register for the August Orientation program.
 

  • August 19, 2016

 

Spring Semester Orientation Date (January)

First year students beginning in the Spring Semester will need to attend the Spring Semester Orientation program in January.  Invitations for Spring Semester Orientation will be sent out mid-October. Once you receive your invitation, you are able to register for an Orientation program.
 

  • January 8, 2016