College BoUND Newsletter

Informational newsletter from the UND Office of Admissions

One-on-one FAFSA sessions available

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UND is here to help make applying for financial aid easy! UND is offering one-on-one FAFSA sessions where you can get all of your questions answered regarding FAFSA. Before each year of college, your student can apply for federal grants, work-study and loans with the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) application. UND uses […]

On our Honors: Program puts students in demand

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Smart and motivated. That might just sum up the most recent UND freshman classes. The latest group of 1,627 students racked up an average high school GPA of 3.54. That makes us smile! With so many high achievers joining the UND family, now is the perfect time to tell you about our enhanced Honors Program — a program […]

Students take fast track to master’s degree

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College graduates who dream of landing a high-level job at premium pay straight out of school can increase their chances by putting an extra “M” (for master’s) on their resume. Of course, they have to earn it first. They can do just that — while also saving time and money — if they choose to […]

Get on the right track during the New Student Transition

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Your student can take the next steps toward UND starting at 9 a.m. (CST) on Jan. 23, when the New Student Transition reservation system officially opens. In this process, your student will sign up to be advised and registered virtually for their first semester of classes. If your student hasn’t already done so, they first […]

Explore a day in the life at Admitted Student Day

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Up until now, your high school student hasn’t had to think too hard about where they’ll eat, sleep, study or chill for a night of popcorn and Netflix. More often than not, the answer has been right at home. But figuring out where home is going to be for the next four years is going […]

Beat the Feb. 1 deadline for 2021-22 financial aid & scholarships

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Has your student applied for financial aid yet? The application for filing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid for the 2021-22 academic year is still open. All your student needs to do is gather the family’s 2019 tax forms and log onto studentaid.gov to begin their application. The priority deadline to apply is Feb. 1, but the experts say […]

Happy Holidays from the University of North Dakota

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Greetings, This has been a historic and challenging year at the University of North Dakota, as well as worldwide. But as it comes to a close, we find ourselves experiencing one of the holiday season’s most meaningful feelings: gratitude. Gratitude, for the hard work that all of you have put in, and that has helped […]

Be first for scholarships, housing, classes

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The early Fighting Hawk catches more than just worms. Students who take care of their University of North Dakota business now — rather than a month or two later — have the best chance to catch scholarships and the first choice of housing and courses for fall 2021. Here’s what your student needs to do now: Complete […]

Earn college credits now to beat the fall crunch

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If staying at home gives your high school senior a “free hour” this spring, he or she might want to crack the college books instead. With UND’s Self-Paced Enroll Anytime courses, your student can enroll in online classes and earn college credit for their general electives before they even leave home. They have the flexibility to complete their […]

UND student earns his wings

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Travis Gylling’s first time behind the controls of an airplane was hardly thrilling. He was 16. It was a hot summer day. The Cessna 150 plane was heating up inside, and the flight was bumpy. In other words, perfect conditions for throwing up. Even so, The Ellensburg, Wash., native didn’t abandon his dream. Aviation ran […]