June, 2018

Schedule campus visits anytime during the year
While Minnesota Private College Week wraps up June 29, students and families are welcome to visit our colleges anytime. Watch for campus visit days this fall too.

Council and Fund board changes effective July 1
Mary Hinton, president of the College of Saint Benedict, will continue as chair of the board of the Minnesota Private College Council and Minnesota Private College Fund.  Two new community members are joining the board – Teresa Mogensen, senior vice president of Energy Supply at Xcel Energy, and Tim Morin, executive vice president, marketing at LogicStream Health.

Legislative session recap and federal update
A new issue of the Legislative Update from the Advocates for Minnesota Student Aid has been published, covering policy work at both the state and federal level.

Transfer student origins report released
The report examines where students who transferred into one of the Council’s 17 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.