All F-1 students returning to the University of Minnesota after being outside of the U.S. for more than five months will need to follow the steps listed below. This includes individuals who returned home for military service.
We recommend beginning this process 3 to 6 months before you wish to return to the University to resume your studies.
Please complete all of the following steps in the order shown to avoid problems. If you have questions, email email@example.com, or call +1 612-626-7100.
The AI hold on your student record will not be removed until you check-in and your documents have been processed.
Address: 3-104 Molecular and Cellular Biology Building (MCB)
Phone Number: +1 612-624-9717
Additional Information: Students should pick an advisor (do so by clicking on "contact an advisor" on the first link) and email her/him with any questions
Address: 32 McNeal Hall
Phone Number: +1 612-626-9068
Or Contact Laurie Gardner directly at 612-624-3635, firstname.lastname@example.org
Hours/Additional Information: Contact your advisor at http://design.umn.edu/current_students/advising/meet_advisers.html
Address: 360 Education Sciences Building
Phone Number: +1 612-625-3339
Hours/Additional Information: Drop-in advising hours are different for each advisor; a list of each adviser’s drop-in times are listed on their profile page
Address: 130 Coffey Hall, St. Paul Campus
Phone Number: +1 612-301-2389
Hours/Additional Information: Drop-in advising (10-15 minute sessions)
Monday-Friday 10:30 a.m.-Noon and 2:00 p.m.-3:30 p.m.
Address: 16 Johnston Hall
Phone Number: +1 612-625-2020
Hours/Additional Information: Drop-in hours for 5-10 minute questions occur Monday-Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. at 16 Johnston Hall
Address: 105 Lind Hall
Phone Number: +1 612-624-2890
Hours/Additional Information: Drop-in hours are 2:00–4:00 p.m., Monday-Friday . If the student filed a Leave of Absence form with a return date, no readmission form will be needed before coming back
Address: 2-190 Hanson Hall
Phone Number: +1 612-624-3313
Hours/Additional Information: Drop-in advising hours are 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday and 1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. Monday-Friday