1. Activate your UMN account
You can activate your UMN account by going to umnet.umn.edu and clicking on the "Activate Your Account" link. You will need to provide your University ID number and your date of birth.
2. Set up a payment plan
You can set up a payment plan by going to umnet.umn.edu and clicking on the "Make a Payment" link. You will need to provide your University ID number and your date of birth.
3. Register for classes
You can register for classes by going to myu.umn.edu and clicking on the "Registration" tab.
4. Get your student ID card
You can get your student ID card by going to the Student Services building and bringing a valid photo ID such as a driver's license or passport.
5. Order textbooks
You can order textbooks by going to Barnes & Noble at the University of Minnesota and selecting the "Textbooks" tab.
6. Check your email regularly
You can check your email by going to umnet.umn.edu and clicking on the "Email" link.
7. Connect with other students on social media
You can connect with other students on social media by using the social media links at umnconnections.umn.edu/social-media/.
8. Attend orientation and information sessions
Orientation is mandatory for all new students, but information sessions are optional. For more information, go to orientation.umn.edu/.
9. Familiarize yourself with the campus map
You can find the campus map at one.umn.edu/campuses/.
10. Plan out your schedule
You can use the academic calendar to plan out your schedule. The academic calendar is located at regents.umn.edu/calendars/.