During Bulldog Welcome Week you will become familiar with UMD's academic expectations, make new friends, meet faculty and staff, explore the campus, and get connected to UMD.

What to Expect

Bulldog Welcome Week begins with move-in on Thursday, August 28 and continues through the first week of classes. New first year students are required to attend the Bulldog Welcome Week events starting with check-in on Thursday, August 28th and continuing through September 1, 2014.

Bulldog Welcome Week is a great way to dive into your UMD experience! During the long weekend, you will:

  • become more familiar with UMD's academic expectations
  • make many new friends including other new students and current UMD student leaders
  • meet staff and faculty
  • learn some tips for keeping on top of your finances during college
  • connect with student organizations, campus activities and ways to get involved
  • get to know the campus and campus resources
  • explore the city of Duluth
  • get connected to UMD!

More great activities for all students will continue through September 2 - September 8. For more information please visit the Kirby Student Center website.