The University's Relocation Assistance Program (RAP) works to ease the transition of relocating by providing essential support to new and prospective faculty, staff and their families. RAP also provides information about moving companies, housing, child and elder care, school systems, diversity and community resources.
For new faculty arriving at the University during the summer, there is a New Faculty Orientation held each August on the Twin Cities campus.
The Graduate School has information for prospective graduate students, or new faculty with family members who are interested in graduate education at the University.
Undergraduate Admissions has information for prospective undergraduate students, or new faculty with family members who are interested in undergraduate education at the University.
For a wide range of activities and attractions beyond the Metro area and for every season, consult the Explore Minnesota Web site.