Events & News

Snowy campus

November 2014 around the campuses

November, 2014

Brief campus news highlights.

Student and a faculty member

Transfer Days

Tue, 10/21/2014 - Wed, 10/29/2014

Representatives from Minnesota's Private Colleges are visiting community colleges to share information about transferring to one of our institutions. They may be stopping at a community college near you; view the schedule.

Virtual Career Fair

Virtual Career Fair

Fri, 10/17/2014

This convenient event allows employers to screen and interview students and alumni from our 17 institutions virtually, rather than at an in-person event.

falling leaves

Campus visit events

Wed, 10/15/2014 - Sat, 12/13/2014

Many of our campuses host special fall visit events and tours for high school juniors and seniors. View the schedule.

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October 2014 briefs

October, 2014

Short news items.

Victoria Ostenso's project

Celebrate students’ legacy of service

October, 2014

The Phillips Scholars program has been benefiting our communities for 20 years. Read about three scholars’ projects.

Quick fact: Non-traditional students

October, 2014

Minnesota’s Private Colleges serve more than 5,000 “non-traditional” students, meaning they’re not coming straight out of high school, instead they’ve often been working or in the military. Non-traditional students who are older than 25 make up 14% of our undergraduate enrollment. It may surprise some that non-traditional students make up a greater share of our enrollment than they do at the U of M system (14% versus 10%).

Hamline's Blue Garden

17 favorite photos

October, 2014

Whether you want to enjoy their displays of fall color — or you’re just curious about what makes our 17 campuses distinctive, we’ve pulled together photos that show off each one.

Macalester fall scene

October 2014 campus news

October, 2014

Brief campus news highlights.

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Will it be enough?

October, 2014

About three-quarters of jobs in Minnesota will need some education beyond high school by 2020, according to the latest report from the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce.

Early deadlines coming up

Counselor News
October, 2014

Early and priority application deadlines at our campuses are coming up fast. View our application deadlines page for a quick reference.

Share our new parent e-newsletter

Counselor News
October, 2014

Know parents looking for more college information? Consider sharing The Bridge: Parent News — a new e-newsletter for parents of high school students from the Council.

Fall visit opportunities

Counselor News
October, 2014

Many of our campuses host special fall events and tours for high school juniors and seniors, in particular when school is out statewide in Minnesota, Oct. 16-17.

College finance Q&A: Outside scholarships

Counselor News
October, 2014

Find out what financial aid directors say about outside scholarships and how they impact financial aid awards

Student and counselor

Counselors' Breakfast

7:45 - 10 a.m. |
Mon, 09/29/2014

The admission directors at Minnesota's Private Colleges will host a free informational breakfast for counselors in Milwaukee on Sept. 29, 2014.

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