College BoUND Newsletter

Informational newsletter from the UND Office of Admissions

Class of 2025 yard signs available

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We want to welcome you and your student to the Fighting Hawk family and celebrate your graduate’s recent achievements. Surprise your graduate and show your Fighting Hawk pride with a Class of 2025 yard sign or banner. If you post on social media, remember to use the hashtag #UNDproud to be featured on our webpage.  […]

Physical Therapy student chases dream

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When Kayana Trottier transferred to the University of North Dakota, she followed her passion for physical therapy despite the challenges in her personal life.    Retracing the footsteps of her mother, who earned a master’s degree in education at UND, Trottier wanted to pursue physical therapy at the university. Months before she applied, however, her mom […]

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 deadline. The […]

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 19-23. At Orientation Days, your student will:  Learn what to expect during their first year at UND. Connect with other […]

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 […]

UND student rings closing bell for Nasdaq Stock Market

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What started as a small endeavor that gave Pierson Painter  the flexibility to work and play three sports in high school grew into a business that earned him the rare opportunity to ring the closing bell for the Nasdaq Stock Market. The Grand Forks native launched Dakota Lawn and Landscape in 2017. “I was a […]

UND Transitioning Back to Normal Operations in the Fall

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We have exciting news for your student. UND is working to transition back to normal operations for fall 2021! The residence halls once again will allow roommates this fall, so your student will be able to take advantage of the traditional college experience while being close to their classes and everything else. The majority of […]

11 lucky students take home the prize

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Eleven lucky students were randomly selected for $1,000 scholarships for their fall semester at the University of North Dakota. The winners were announced March 5 at UND Admitted Student Day. Nearly 140 students and their guests attended the special daylong event that gave them their first big taste of college life. They were able to hang […]

Your FAFSA questions answered

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We answer some commonly asked questions about filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid. Q:  Why should my student complete the FAFSA? A: By completing their FAFSA, you can make sure your student is taking advantage of the best student loan and gift aid options. Even if they don’t qualify for grants, they’ll likely […]

The transition to UND starts now

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Now that your student is admitted to UND, they can start the New Student Transition process for fall 2021. If you or your student have questions be sure to reach out to your admissions rep. They can walk you through the transition process step by step to make sure you have all the information you […]