Friday, March 27, 2020

Students have options for spring 2020 course grading

In support of students during the COVID-19 pandemic, all University of Minnesota Twin Cities undergraduate students have the option to change their grading basis for undergraduate courses from A/F to S/N (satisfactory/not satisfactory) for any number of spring 2020 and/or B-term (second half of term) courses. Grading basis changes must be submitted by April 30, 2020, and information about how to do so will be shared soon.

Get 'Concise Advice' at Career Center virtual workshops in April

The CSE Career Center Peer Assistants will offer "Concise Advice," a series of virtual mini-workshops on career preparation and development in April via Zoom. The workshops will provide quick tips on a variety of topics for students who are short on time.

University provides off-campus Internet access options

The University's Office of Information Technology’s (OIT) Working and Learning Off Campus website lists a variety of available resources for learning remotely, including free or low-cost internet access off campus.

Use online resources for well-being, research, mental health, learning

The University of Minnesota offers a number of online resources to help you take care of yourself and your studies while living and learning off campus during the COVID-19 pandemic.

University Libraries extending item due dates, overdue fines waived

Due to the closure of all University Libraries, due dates for all items have been extended automatically and overdue fines will be waived.

Fill out the 2020 Census with your campus address

Please tell your parents not to count you at home for the 2020 Census. This means off-campus students should still fill out the census with their roommates. Census information for students who live/lived in Residence Halls will be submitted by ⁦‪University of Minnesota Housing and Residential Life‬⁩.

Visit with an international programs advisor about future study abroad opportunities

CSE has two dedicated international programs staff available now to help you plan for the right international opportunity in the future.