Open House Opportunities

Come and experience first-hand how Minnesota State Mankato is transforming the typical college experience into one that's more connected to the real world.

During Your Visit

You'll hear from current students who were in your shoes just a couple of years ago, learn how Minnesota State Mankato can help take your big ideas to the next level, and see real-world thinking in action all across our beautiful, modern campus.

Admissions Advising

We'll help sort out all the things on your mind: choosing majors, paying for college, locating housing, achieving success after high school and planning your future. You'll get to see what campus life is really like, meet others who are making the same decisions you are, and get the inside scoop on preparing for college.

Schedule of Events for 2018 Open House Opportunities

Weekday Open House Schedule of Events

Morning Session

  • 8:45 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. – Check In at Centennial Student Union
  • 9:30 a.m. – 10:35 a.m. – Information Sessions
    Current Students, New Student and Family Programs, Residential Life, Admissions and Question/Answer Session with Current MSU Students
  • 10:35 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – Campus Tour
  • 11:25 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. – Resource Fair

Afternoon Session

  • 12:15 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. – Check-In at Centennial Student Union
  • 12:15 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. – Campus Resource Fair
    This is your chance to learn more about the academic programs and the various departments offered at Minnesota State Mankato
  • 1:00 p.m. – 2:05 p.m. – Information Session
    Current Students, New Student and Family Programs, Residential Life, Admissions and Question/Answer Session with Current MSU Students
  • 2:05 p.m. – 3:05 p.m. – Campus Tour

Weekend Open House Schedule of Events

  • 8:45 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. – Check In at Centennial Student Union
  • 8:45 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. – Campus Resource Fair
    Our Campus Resource Fair is a great opportunity to interact with campus staff, ask questions and gather additional information about potential majors and other resources available to students on campus.
  • 9:30 a.m. – 10:35 a.m. – Information Sessions
    Current Students, New Student and Family Programs, Residential Life, Admissions and Question/Answer Session with Current MSU Students
  • 10:35 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – Campus Tour
  • 12:00 p.m. – Lunch

2018 Admitted Student Open House Schedule of Events

  • 8:45 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. – Check In/Campus Resource Fair – Centennial Student Union (CSU)
  • 9:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. – Welcome – Ballroom, CSU
  • 9:45 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. – Information Sessions – Ballroom, CSU
    Student Financial Services
    – Career Development Center
    – New Student and Family Programs
    – Residential Life
  • 10:30 a.m. – 10:50 a.m. – Student Panel – Ballroom, CSU
  • 11:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. – Residence Community Tours/Lunch
  • 12:30 p.m. – 1:50 p.m. – Meeting with Faculty Representatives – Ballroom, CSU
    We will divide into groups by College so that you can talk with faculty and learn more about your academic area of interest. Please attend the session with the College that you registered with. If you are undecided, this will be a good time to learn more about a program that interests you. See reverse side for Colleges/Programs of Study
  • 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. – Campus Tours (Optional) or Depart
    Tours will leave around 2:00 p.m. from the CSU Ballroom. Tours will last about 1 hour and will NOT include the Residence Communities. Admissions Staff will be available to answer any questions.

Fall 2018 Nursing Open House Schedule of Events

  • 9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. – Check-In (Johnson Alumni Room - Taylor Center Building)
  • 10:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m. – Admissions and School of Nursing Information Session
  • 11:00 a.m. - 11:50 a.m. – Campus Tour
  • 12:00 p.m. - 12:45 p.m – Maverick Family Nursing Simulation Center Tour

Below are the Open House dates for the 2018-19 academic year.

Space is limited so you will want to reserve your spots early.

Registration will open early September.

Friday, February 15, 2019

Monday, February 18, 2019

Friday, February 22, 2019

Monday, February 25, 2019

Friday, September 14, 2018

Friday, October 5, 2018

Friday, November 2, 2018

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Friday, October 19, 2018

Saturday, October 13, 2018

Saturday, October 20, 2018

Saturday, October 27, 2018

Saturday, November 10, 2018

Saturday, February 2, 2019

Saturday, March 16, 2019

Saturday, April 6, 2019