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After You're Admitted
You're in! Now What?

Congratulations on your admission to Normandale! We're excited to welcome you to our campus community.

After receiving your acceptance letter, you may be wondering what comes next. Here are a few things you can do to make your first semester go smoothly.


Attend Orientation to learn all the details about being a Normandale Student! 

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Get Ready for Your Classes

Your main priority will be to prepare for your classes and get set up for online learning.

New Student Kick-Off

At the start of each semester, we hold a New Student Kick-Off event. Meet with an academic advisor to adjust your schedule, discuss your financial aid info with a Student Services Coach, tour our campus and more!

RSVP for Kickoff

Access Student Support Services

Normandale offers many resources to help students. We want you to succeed, and we are here to serve you! Get to know the available student support services.

Get Involved on Campus

Find your people and get involved with the campus community! Getting involved in student life activities can enrich your life and is linked to greater academic success.

Student Life and The Zone

The Kopp Student Center, which houses The Zone, is the hub of community life at Normandale. Explore opportunities to participate in campus clubs, organizations and leadership programs with Student Life.

Center for Experiential Education

Experiential Education is here to get you involved in your campus and local community. Learn about volunteering, service learning, internships and more.

Diversity Center

EVERYONE is welcome at the Diversity Center, a space in the student center that hosts community events and houses a Diversity Library. Learn more about their cultural programming and leadership development opportunities.

Recreation and Fitness

Recreation and Fitness provides sports, fitness activities and exercise facilities along with locker and equipment rentals.

Don’t Miss Out!

Connect with us on social media to make sure you always know what’s going on! Find important info and fun opportunities to engage on Instagram. And watch your email for the Student Roar Newsletter sent out on Mondays!


We’re here to help! Get answers by speaking with a Student Services coach via online chat.


1st Floor, College Services

Hours: M-W 8 am - 5 pm; Th 10 am to 5 pm; F 8 am to 12 pm (Virtual Only on Fridays) Closed weekends and holidays

Chat: M-Th 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

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