May 2022

Time to register for late-June college visits
Now is the time for high school students and families to register for Minnesota Private College Week, which is held June 21-24. The event involves all 17 of our colleges.

Commencements details
The 2022 undergraduate commencements are wrapping up in June; you can find a list of commencement speakers on our website.

New issue of parent newsletter available
The summer issue of The Bridge: Parent News is now available online. Please share this useful resource with parents of college-bound students.

Virtual counselor session recordings available
The Council has added the recordings to our website for those who were unable to attend the virtual counselor sessions in April. Click the link above to watch the videos.

Community engagement work recognized through Campus Compact Awards
Civic engagement efforts at many of our member institutions were recognized by Minnesota Campus Compact in May with award recipients including student, faculty, and student organizations from the following:

  • Augsburg University
  • Bethel University
  • Carleton College
  • College of Saint Benedict
  • Concordia University, St. Paul
  • Gustavus Adolphus College
  • Hamline University
  • Macalester College,
  • Saint John’s University
  • Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota
  • St. Catherine University
  • University of St. Thomas