spring explorations

College Explorations

Find links to college visit pages and virtual tours. Or view our online calendar of group events being held by our colleges.

Spring 2024
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Minnesota state capitol

Day at the Capitol

Students meet with legislators over four days each spring to advocate for the Minnesota State Grant program.

Feb. - March 2024
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Transfer events

You’re working hard on your associate degree — and aiming for a bachelor’s as well. Plan ahead and think about where you want to transfer to for that next step. (The sooner you know where you’re going to earn your bachelor’s degree the better.)

Winter 2023-24
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Counselors' Breakfast

The admission representatives at Minnesota Private Colleges will host free informational breakfasts for counselors and others advising high school students on March 5 in Saint Paul, Minn.

March 5, 2024
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Community College Advisors' Breakfast

The admission representatives at Minnesota Private Colleges will host a free breakfast for community college transfer advisors on Feb. 27 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Feb. 27, 2024
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Minnesota Private Colleges Job and Internship Fair

Job and Internship Fair

Employers are invited to register to attend this event where they can meet and interview students from our 18 private colleges and universities.

Feb. 22, 2024
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Scholars at the Capitol

Students and faculty advisors from our colleges present the results of their research and creative scholarship projects in a poster session. Legislators and members of the public are welcome.

Feb. 22, 2024
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Holiday events

Many of our member colleges present holiday concerts and services — and there's an art sale too.

Nov. 2 – Dec. 24, 2023
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Kente Summit

The annual summit gathers undergraduate students of African descent to build community across campuses, identities, experiences and commonly faced issues.

Nov. 3 - 4, 2023
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Fall Recruiting Fair

Employers are invited to register to attend this event where they can meet and interview students from our 18 private colleges and universities.

Sept. 26, 2023
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College Access Breakfast

The admission directors at Minnesota Private Colleges will host a free informational breakfast for college access program staff on Sept. 18, 2023 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Sept. 18, 2023
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Commencements

Learn about 2023 undergraduate commencement events at our 18 colleges.

April 29 - June 10, 2023
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