October 2022

Discover fall visit options at our colleges
Our members institutions are offering a variety of visit options throughout fall.

Students interested in transferring invited to Nov. 11 campus visits
Several private colleges are hosting Transfer Campus Visits on Nov. 11 when community colleges are closed for Veteran’s Day. Visits will include time to talk to admission staff and see what campus life is like.

Counselors' Breakfast scheduled for Nov. 15 in St. Cloud area
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.

2022-23 Transfer Resource
This handy reference for transfer advisors and students offers detailed, campus-specific information about transfer requirements at our 18 colleges and universities. View or download a copy today.

2022-23 College Guide
With a one-page profile for each college, the College Guide is for high school students and their counselors and advisors. It can be downloaded or ordered from the Council’s website. It includes a grid with majors, minors and concentrations – and a new grid with varsity sports.

New issue of parent newsletter
The fall issue of The Bridge: Parent News is now available online. Please share this useful resource with parents of middle or high school students — or sign up yourself.

Commissioner Dennis Olson visits Gustavus and Hamline
Conducting visits at public and private colleges around the state this fall, Office of Higher Education Commissioner Dennis Olson has included stops in October at Gustavus Adolphus College and Hamline University. These have offered time for conversation with students and staff; the visit at Hamline included students and senior leaders from six other private colleges in the area.