First Year Students
Parents of New Students
Current UMD Students
Welcome to UMD
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.Below is last years information. The dates are updated but all other information may not apply to the 2013 term. Please check back sometime this summer for updated information.
What to Expect
Bulldog Welcome Week begins with move-in on Thursday, August 29 and continues through the first week of classes. New first year students are required to attend the Bulldog Welcome Week events starting on Friday August 30 and continuing through September 2, 2013.
Bulldog Welcome Week is a great way to dive into your UMD experience! During the long weekend, you will:
More great activities for all students will continue through September 3 - September 12. For more information please visit the Kirby Student Center website.
Please check back soon for updated information on transfer student schedules during Bulldog Welcome Week.
We strongly encourage you to throw yourself into the program and get connected. Be bold and be friendly! It will help you to have a great start to your UMD career!
To request disability accommodations to ensure successful participation in Bulldog Welcome Week, please contact Disability Resources; (218) 726- 6130 at least two weeks in advance of the event. Interpreters can be requested at: http://www.d.umn.edu/access/Interpreter_Request.htm