Parents

The China Office provides information and assistance to Chinese parents through newsletters, social media, events, and more.

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The China Office staff are available to answer questions and offer advice to parents.

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Parent Newsletter

Sign up for the Parent Mailing List, and you will receive the Parent Newsletter from the U of M Parent Program newsletter. If you want to read the newsletters in Chinese, go to the Chinese version of this page.

Join the Parent Mailing List

Events for Parents

Pre-Departure Orientation

Each spring, the China Office hosts a pre-departure orientation for undergraduate students who will be starting at the University in the fall. Representatives from the Office of First-Year Programs and International Student and Scholar Services travel from Minnesota to attend. Parents are encouraged to attend with their students. Sign up for the Chinese Parent Mailing List to make sure you receive an invitation.

Chinese Parent Orientation

International Student and Scholar Services partners with Office of Parent Programs to host a Chinese Parent Orientation Program on campus at the end of August. Parents are encouraged to come to Minnesota with their students and take part in the one-day orientation designed specifically for Chinese parents.

Chinese parents at orientation
 

Social Media

(Note: Most of the content will be in Chinese.)

WeChat

  • Public Account: UMNChina

QQ

  • Parents: 明大中国学生家长群 (Group ID number: 251371946)

Weibo