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%%First Name%% - Remember to attend Transfer Welcome Days on Friday, September 4. We look forward to meeting you! Please see below for important information about the event.


Check-In for Friday will take place just inside the main entrance of Northrop Auditorium. All sessions will depart from there. Remember to bring your U Card!

3:30 - 4:30 p.m. Check-In
Use your U Card to officially check in to the Transfer Welcome Days (TWD) program and receive a free T-shirt, the program schedule, and a water bottle.
4:30 - 5:00 p.m. TWD Kickoff
TWD Kickoff is the ceremonial start to the Transfer Welcome Days program.
5:00 - 6:15 p.m. Pieces of the Puzzle
Enjoy a live presentation performed by current U of M students that discusses some important topics that affect all college students.
6:15 - 8:00 p.m. The Insider's Guide to the U of M
Hear the stories from current transfer students about life on campus as a Gopher. Plus, share a meal with your group at an an on-campus favorite restaurant. 
8:00 - 10:00 p.m. TWD Hangout
Stop by and hang out with new and current transfer students.
10 p.m. - 1 a.m. Student Unions & Activities Showcase
Conclude the evening at the Student Unions & Activities Showcase and take part in a dance party, hypnotist, concert, movie screening, games, prizes, free food, and so much more!


If you are driving to campus, please plan ahead and provide extra time getting to campus. There are multiple construction projects taking place on and around campus.

Parking is available in the East River Road Garage at an hourly rate. Take the elevator to Level 1/Plaza Level. Northrop Auditorium is located on the opposite side of the mall from Coffman Union.


Don’t be afraid to ask! Contact Orientation & First-Year Programs at 800-234-1979 or transfer@umn.edu.


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