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Minnesota Student Day

Minnesota Student Day is exclusively for students and families from Minnesota. It coincides with MEA school break and Minnesota student college/university exploration.

Thanks to all who attended our October 2023 event. Minnesota students and families are encouraged to attend any of our regularly scheduled in-person or online campus tours, offered throughout the year.

Campus tours


Fall Open House

UM Fall Open Houses are designed for grade 12 students and their parents. During this event, you’ll learn about UM faculties and programs, the application process, and scholarships and awards.

Thanks to all who attended Fall Open House on Wed. Oct. 25. If you registered for this event on or before Oct. 25, you can log into our online open house to browse faculty booths and watch video presentations on-demand.

Log into Fall Open House Online 

New Buffalo Education Gathering

Hosted by Indigenous Student Recruitment, this open house event is designed for Manitoba rural and northern Indigenous students.

Friday, November 17, 2023
9:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
In-person event: UMSU University Centre, Fort Garry Campus

This one-day event welcomes prospective Indigenous youth and adults from northern and rural communities in Manitoba to visit campus and explore post-secondary education at UM.

New Buffalo Education Gathering


Virtual Open House for International Students

UM Virtual Open House is designed for international students to learn about the University of Manitoba, including programs, services and supports to help achieve success.

Wednesday, January 17, 2024
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (Central Standard Time)
Online event

Chat live with UM representatives and watch live presentations from anywhere in the world on your computer, phone or tablet.

Virtual Open House for International Students

Winter Open House

UM winter open houses are designed for school groups and individual students and families. Explore campus and experience a day in the life of a UM student by attending presentations and tours.

Thursday, February 22, 2024
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. (Central Standard Time)
In-person event: UMSU University Centre, Fort Garry Campus

Connect with representatives from UM programs in the information village or choose presentations and tours to attend from our day-long schedule. In-person and online options are offered.

Winter Open House

Preparing for University

Grade 12 students who have applied for fall admission are encouraged to attend this applicant open house to learn everything they need to know about what to expect over the summer as a UM applicant.

Sunday, May 5, 2024
1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. (Central Daylight Time)
In-person event: UMSU University Centre - Fort Garry Campus

Attend presentations focused on what to expect over the weeks and months ahead as a fall applicant, tour the campus, and connect with representatives from our programs and services in the information fair.

Preparing for University

Where We First Stand Transition Camp

Rural and northern Indigenous students who are relocating to Winnipeg to attend UM will gain valuable skills at this week-long transition camp.

Sunday, July 21, 2024 to Saturday, July 27, 2024
Fort Garry Campus, University of Manitoba

Spend a week on campus gaining valuable skills for living in the city, adjusting to new transportation methods, budgeting, and living independently at this summer camp for rural and northern Indigenous students relocating to Winnipeg for Fall 2024.

Where We First Stand Transition Camp