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Dear International Student:

Welcome to the University of Minnesota!

International Student & Scholar Services looks forward to meeting you and working with you. Our goal is to assist you in successfully accomplishing your educational goals.

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  • Start your planning by viewing the Online Guide for New International Students. This guide provides information about requirements upon arrival, academics in the U.S., housing, health and safety, getting around campus and getting involved.
  • Review the New International Student Checklist logo_checklist for key steps in your pre-arrival and arrival process.
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  • Learn more about living and studying at the University of Minnesota from our current international student ambassadors. Ambassador Blogs

After your arrival on campus, come to our office at 190 Hubert. H. Humphrey school on the West Bank for your Document Check.

For directions to ISSS please see On-Campus Map. For Directions from off-campus go to Mapquest. Our Address is:
190 Hubert H. Humphrey School
301 19th Ave. South
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455

You must come to Document Check before you register for classes. At that time, we will schedule your date to participate in the International Student Orientation Program (ISOP).

We wish you a safe arrival. Please contact us if you have any questions.


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