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Take action now to be ready for fall classes

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We’re so excited to meet your student and welcome them to their new home this fall! However, they must take care of a few things before they join us. If they haven’t already, remind your student to complete their Free Application for Federal Student Aid and to register for classes and an on-campus Orientation Day […]

Keep up to date with everything UND

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The UND Family Association provides families with information that you want and need to help make your student’s time in college positive and successful. The UND Family Association webpage has support services for you to help your student in times of need. You also can arrange to send your student a FREE personalized birthday cake to wish them […]

Roots run deep for future dentist

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Though he grew up in Minot, N.D., Merrick McMahon is a member of the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa and spent a lot of time visiting friends and relatives on the reservation. It’s there where he saw firsthand some of the disparities in access to quality health care for the mostly rural Native American population. […]

Your student may qualify for additional financial aid

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The 2022-23 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) uses 2020 tax information to help determine your student’s eligibility for financial aid. Whether they’ve completed the FAFSA already or aren’t sure about completing it for the upcoming academic year, we want you to be aware of available options. Like so many others throughout the pandemic, […]

A Change in the Flight Plan

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Sarah Owens was barely into her second semester of UND’s Commercial Aviation program when she was thrown for a loop. The pandemic hit, students were sent home, the airline industry was grounded, and everything seemed to change overnight. “Over the break, I started to think, ‘Oh no, I don’t know if this is still for […]

UND Orientation Days registration is NOW open!

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UND Orientation Days is a chance for you and your student to get to know UND before they move in for the fall semester. We’re excited to announce we’ll be hosting in-person UND Orientation Days on July 18-22. At Orientation Days, your student will:  Learn what to expect during their first year at UND. Connect […]

Confirm your student’s enrollment by May 1 priority deadline

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With graduation quickly approaching, we know there’s a lot to do before your student graduates. That’s why we wanted to remind you and your student about confirming their enrollment at UND.  If they haven’t already done so, your student should confirm their fall enrollment at the University of North Dakota by the May 1 priority […]

UND Student Finds Unique Opportunity and Support

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As a high school junior and senior, Rebecca Seemann had taken classes at a community college and already racked up an impressive 87 credits and two associate degrees before coming to UND. Ultimately, every credit transferred, Seemann said, leaving her with only the chemical engineering-specific courses to take. The program is the perfect catalyst, Seemann […]

Send non-UND scholarship checks to UND as soon as possible

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Don’t let your student miss out on their scholarship money by not sending it to UND. It’s important we receive your student’s scholarships early so we can finalize their financial aid package and pay their bills on time. Don’t delay! Scholarship checks received after Aug. 15 for the fall semester are not guaranteed to be […]

REMINDER: Begin UND’s Orientation Reservation Process

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A reminder that now’s the time to start the Orientation Reservation Process for fall 2022. Through this process, students get registered for their fall classes as well as sign up for UND’s Orientation Day event in July. The longer you wait, the fewer options will be available. Freshman Steps Before completing the reservation process, they’ll […]