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Orientation/Registration

Canby Campus

Welcome to Minnesota West Community & Technical College!


All new students at Minnesota West must attend a SOAR - Student Orientation, Advising and Registration session. We have planned a program that will make your transition to college a positive experience.


Complete the Canby Campus Orientation/Registration RSVP to reserve a space for the desired date or contact campus staff to make a reservation.


Accuplacer Only Dates

Pre-registration is required.  Choose a date and then complete the RSVP form.
Enter at Student Services Door A.


Each session will start at 9:00 a.m. with the Accuplacer Testing. Advising will follow.
Tuesday, April 5, 2016
Tuesday, September 6, 2016
Tuesday, October 4, 2016
Tuesday, November 1, 2016



SOAR - Student Orientation, Advising and Registration

Pre-registration is required. Choose a date and then complete the RSVP form

Enter at Student Services Door A.


Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 (Includes Tool Sales for Electric, Wind, and Diesel programs from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.)
Thursday, August 11, 2016

The agenda for each of the above dates is:
 8:30 a.m. Accuplacer Testing
10:00 a.m.  Check-in
10:30 a.m. Orientation Session
11:30 a.m. Lunch
12:00 Noon Individual Advising and Registration sessions begin


Questions? Contact linda.pesch@mnwest.edu
507-223-1325