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UMD Non-Degree Activation Application & initial Registration Request

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The purpose of this form is to allow non-admitted, non-degree seeking University Studies (UST) students the ability to register for academic credit courses electronically.

Do not use this form if you are seeking the following UMD opportunities with unique admissions/registration requirements:

Upon submission of this Application & Registration Request, you will receive an email which includes a copy of the information provided to UMD. This email serves as your confirmation that your request was received.

You will be contacted by email by One Stop Student Services within two business days concerning the status of your request. Official confirmation of your registration, which includes your UMD ID number and supplemental information, will be sent to you by US Mail from the UMD Office of the Registrar.

The University of Minnesota email account issued to every student is our official means of electronic communication with you regarding your classes, notifications, student bill, required actions, etc.

  • If you are a new student, you must activate your UMD e-mail account using your UMD ID number by visiting New to UMD and clicking on "Account Initiation and Instructions"
  • If you have questions about setting up your e-mail account, call the ITSS Help Desk at 218-726-8847.

  1. Check the availability of the courses: Course Information The Office for Students in Transition is your resource for academic advising.
  2. Understand the Tuition and fees and payment obligations associated with taking classes at the University of Minnesota Duluth
  3. Complete this Activation & Registration Request
  4. Acknowledge the Tuition and Fees information
  5. Acknowledge the Billing and Payments information
  6. Submit and get ready for a great opportunity at UMD

TUITION AND FEES I have read and understand the above statement regarding TUITION AND FEES.*

  • All University Studies (UST) non-degree seeking students are required to pay tuition, fees, and all other charges in full by the first payment day of the semester. Failure to do this will result with you being automatically cancelled from your classes.
  • Billing due dates are available at UMD Payment Due Dates. Payments are on time when received at the cashier's window by 3:30 p.m., or by 5:00 p.m. when paying online.
  • You will not receive a paper bill. All enrolled students will be billed and Student Account statements are available online.
  • Bill notifications are sent to students' UMD email accounts when bills are ready. Use student self-services to view and/or print your billing statement.
  • Payment options:
    • Electronically from a United States bank account or with a credit card. Students log into MyU: My Finances. Parents see How to Guide for instructions.
    • In person at the Cashiers office, Darland Administration Building lobby.
    • Mail payment to: UMD Cashier's Office, 140 Darland Administration Building, 1049 University Drive, Duluth, MN 55812-3011.
  • If you choose payment by credit card: MasterCard, Discover/Novus, and American Express are the only accepted credit cards. All credit card payments will be assessed a non-refundable 2.75% fee.
  • Credit card payments can only be accepted online, not in person or through this registration form.
  • Another payment option is to apply for the UST Payment Plan which, if approved, allows for three payments to be made during the semester, instead of paying the balance in full by the first day of the semester. UST payment plans are not available during summer semester.
I have read and understand the above statement regarding Billing and Payments.*

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American Indian or Alaskan Native: A person having origins in any of the original peoples of North and South America (including Central America) who maintains cultural identification through tribal affiliation or community attachment
Asian: A person having origins in any of the original peoples of the Far East, Southeast Asia or the Indian subcontinent
Black or African American: A person having origins in any of the black racial groups of Africa
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: A person having origins in any of the original peoples of Hawaii, Guam, Samoa, or other Pacific Islands
White: A person having origins in any of the original peoples of Europe, the Middle East, or North Africa

* I certify that the information provided on this Application & Registration Request is complete and correct to the best of my knowledge. I understand that falsification of information on this form may be cause for UMD to void my registration or take other appropriate action. **Note: you must authorize this request by entering your name and date below
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