College BoUND Newsletter

Informational newsletter from the UND Office of Admissions

For the love of space

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Halloween night, 2003. Four-year old Vincent Ledvina was trick-or-treating with his parents in Maplewood, Minn. Strange lights danced in the night sky, young Ledvina noticed. Those lights were Auroras, otherworldly phenomena produced by powerful solar bursts, dazzling observers in a display that became known as the Halloween Storms of 2003. “Even at age 4, I […]

Director’s welcome

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Happy fall! I hope you were able to enjoy some time off this summer and that your school year is off to a great start! At the University of North Dakota, we’re so excited to see students in person and busy learning in the classrooms and finding their passion through student organizations and activities. Our […]

Be our guest!

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Seeing is believing! Join us on campus and find out why we’re #UNDproud to call UND our home. We have plenty of options to visit campus — right on campus or virtually. Check out the schedule below to find the best time that works for you and your student.  Admissions Events 2021-22 Date Event or […]

Top 10 academic majors

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With 225+ programs at UND, we have quite a few academic paths for your student to choose. Let your student know about Focus 2, a software system that assesses interests in relation to academic strengths, values, skills, personality and leisure. It can be a great tool in helping them choose a major. Below are our […]

Welcome Weekend is nearly here

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Yay! Welcome Weekend is just around the corner Aug. 21-23. Today, we wanted to let you know a little more about what you can expect with the move-in process and share a hint of some of the events planned for you and your student. We’re so excited to meet you on campus and get your […]

Protect the flock and come to campus vaccinated!

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We can’t wait to see your student this fall for the full campus experience! We hope you and your student enjoyed the summer and are healthy. We’re keeping an eye on the Delta variant of COVID-19, which is spreading fast among those who are unvaccinated. It’s more contagious and more frequently affects younger people than […]

Working on campus has many benefits for your student

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UND’s Student Employment program provides part-time job opportunities for your student to help finance their education and gain other educational benefits. Student employees experience: Competitive pay and flexible work schedules in a wide range of options — both short and long term. Internships and positions that sometimes last throughout college. Professional experience to open career […]

Emergency broadband benefit

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The Federal Communications Commission is offering the Emergency Broadband Benefit to help keep households connected during the COVID-19 pandemic. The program will provide a discount of up to $50 per month toward broadband service for eligible households and up to $75 per month for households on qualifying tribal lands. Eligible households also can receive a […]

Get ready for move-in and Welcome Weekend

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It’s getting close, parents, and college is just weeks away. That makes right now a good time to go over a few reminders with your students: Remember to view the packing guidelines. When your student starts packing, make sure they label all boxes, bags, totes and suitcases with their name and room number. (I mean, […]

Watch for your student’s New Hawk Pack

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The University of North Dakota looks forward to welcoming you and your student to our family this fall! Your student will receive their New Hawk Pack at Orientation or in the mail, if they haven’t already. It’s filled with exciting surprises to welcome your student to campus. Make sure to have your student snap a […]