August 2023

Discover fall visit options at our colleges
Our member institutions are offering a variety of visit options this fall.

Counselors' Breakfast scheduled for Oct. 2 in Madison, Wis.
This free informational session is for high school counselors and others who work with students on college planning. Admissions staff from our member institutions share updates on what is going on at their institutions and answer questions.

Phillips Scholars celebrated
Phillips Scholars who completed summer projects shared their stories at a Aug. 10 dinner celebration. Guests included family members and staff tied to the Jay and Rose Phillips Family Foundation of Minnesota, which funds the novel program for students at Minnesota Private College Fund member institutions. Students who will be part of the next 2023-24 cohort were welcomed as well.

Updated transfer origins report released
The report examines where students who transferred into one of the Council’s member colleges were previously enrolled. Findings are broken down by institutional sector for both in-state and out-of-state transfer students, the type of program students transfer into and the terms of transfer.