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Visit Normandale


College Knowledge month is a statewide effort to communicate to all students the importance of preparing for and applying for college.  High schools and post-secondary institutions will join together to provide every graduating senior with the opportuntity, perparation and support needed to apply for college.  In support of this important inniatiive, Normandale will offer the following opportunities:


This year the Education MN Convention (formerly MEA) days will be October 18 & 19, 2018.  Most high schools are not in session and many families use these days off school to begin their college search by scheduling campus visits.  The Normandale Admissions staff and Advising and Counseling staff will offer "Start at Normandale, Graduate and Transfer Anywhere" information sessions.

•Thursday, October 18 @ 11 AM and 2 PM
•Friday, October 19 @ 12:30 PM

Learn about the Normandale admission requirements, application process, programs and degrees, student services, tuition and fees and more!  Stay tuned to learn more about how credits transfer, pathway programs and partnership programs with 4-year institutions, and resources to assist you with a seamless transfer to the college of your choice.  Find out why so many students are starting at Normandale to begin their 4-year degree.

Normandale classes will not be in session, so much of the campus will be closed, however a short guided tour will be available following the information session for those who would like to see the campus.


As Minnesota High school students think about applying to college, application fees should not be a barrier!  Normandale will  waive the $20 application fee during our CKM Application Week!  Apply online or or on-campus for FREE! 


Join us for our first Open House of the 2018-19 school year!  Visit with staff and faculty members to learn about academic programs and student support services.  Apply online for FREE! Take a tour of the campus and attend program specific information sessions.


Visit the Normandale booth #312 in the MN State system aisle.

  • Wednesday, October 24, 9-12 noon and 5-8 PM
  • Thursday, October 25 - 9-12 noon

Students are stronlgy encouraged to pre-register online.  Prepregistration allows students to make the best use of their time visiting with representatives (instead of spending time filling out cards with name address) and also ensures that colleges have the correct infomation for follow-up. 


Getting Started at Normandale/Information Session

Attend a general information session to learn about Normandale admission procedures, available program and degrees, student services, and more! 

Careers Programs at Normandale/Information Session

Learn about Normandale's career programs which lead to immediate employment as well as transfer options

  • Discover career opportunities in  the Health Sciences programs: Dental Hygiene, Dietetic Technology/Food Science, Nursing R.N., Nursing Assistant, Exercise Science and Community Health Worker.
  • Get an in-depth descriptions of career and transfer programs in the Division of STEM and Education:  Biology, Computer Science, Computer Technology, Engineering, Math, Elementary Education, Special Education and Vacuum and Thin Film Technology.
  • Investigate Normandale's Business and Social Sciences programs: Accounting, Business, Business-Marketing and Management, Computer Information Management, Criminal Justice, Hospitality Management, and Law Enforcement.

PSEO (Post Secondary Enrollment Options)/Information Session

Learn about the program,eligibility requirements,how to apply,application deadlines, and more! 

Normandale Open House

Learn about admissions, degree programs, transfer programs, selecting classes, and financial aid.

Campus Tours

Campus tours are offered before our Information sessions  The tour is approximately 30 minutes followed by the information session.  You are invited to come for both events, or just come for the tour.   Reservations are not required.  Please check in at the Office of Admissions in the College Services Building Room Room C1035.

Group tours are available upon request.  Please contact us at least two weeks prior to your visit.  Maximum group size is 40.  

Date Session Type Tour
 Starting Time
Information Session Starting Time

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Getting Started at Normandale 4:00 PM After Tour

Friday, September 28, 2018

Getting Started at Normandale 12:00 PM After Tour

Thursday, October 4, 2018

Getting Started at Normandale 4:00 PM After Tour

Friday, October 5, 2018

Getting Started at Normandale 12:00 PM After Tour

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Getting Started at Normandale 4:00 PM After Tour

Friday, October 12, 2018

Getting Started at Normandale 12:00 PM After Tour

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Getting Started at Normandale 4:00 PM After Tour

Friday, October 26, 2018

Getting Started at Normandale 12:00 PM After Tour
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Appointments with Admissions Representative are available on a daily basis. Please call (952) 358-8201 to schedule an appointment.

Normandale Community College is conveniently located at France Avenue South and 98th Street in Bloomington. From I-494, take the France Avenue exit and go south 1.5 miles to 98th Street. From I-35W, take the 98th Street exit and go west 1.5 miles.

Admissions Office Phone: (952) 358-8201
Admissions Office Fax: (952) 358-8230
Toll free: (800) 481-5412

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Get started by applying online at Normandale Community College.