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Dear parent or guardian,

Class of 2021 brandingOnline registration is now available for Parent Orientation! At Parent Orientation, you will gain valuable information to help you support your student.

Before You Begin
To register for Parent Orientation you will need to know the student's 7-digit ID number, date of birth, and the dates your student has selected for her/his orientation. Once you have that information go here to begin.

Ask Your Student About Recent Communication
Orientation newsletter coverYour student is receiving important information about the University of Minnesota in the mail, by email, and through social media. Be sure to talk with your student about this information and encourage them to seek answers to their questions. We recently emailed the Orientation & Next Steps brochure to your student and it includes ore details about the New Student Checklist and Next steps. You will also find Parent Orientation details in here as well.

If you still have questions and/or concerns about Parent Orientation, please let us know! We are here to help.

Orientation & First-Year Programs