University of Minnesota Driven to Discover
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Orientation & First-Year Programs (OFYP)

Attention %%Name%%: Don’t miss out on this great opportunity to reach thousands of new students, student leaders, and personnel!

Register NOW!

Registration for Explore U 2016 is now open! Register today and join us on Saturday, September 3rd, 2016 to engage, interact, and connect with incoming undergraduate students in order to develop relationships to last a lifetime! We recommend registering as soon as possible because spots fill quickly. Go here to register!

What is Explore U?

Explore U is the an opportunity for businesses to explore, interact, and connect with the Class of 2020 and incoming transfer students as they start their U of M experience during Welcome Week (for the Class of 2020) and Transfer Welcome Days (for transfer students).Students are able to gain access to resources, opportunities, and brands available while they are students at the University of Minnesota and beyond. Explore U attracts over 6,000 students, leaders and University personnel and can help increase your business and brand exposure in the campus community.


Contact Rachel Schmeling at 612-625-3243 or email

Orientation & First-Year Programs