Undergraduate student resources

This page contains links to many of the major resources you’ll need as a CS&E undergraduate student at the University of Minnesota.

Advising

Curriculum

Engagement

  • Student groups - Get involved for networking, social events, and the opportunity to be a student leader
  • CSCI department mailer - opt-in to a weekly email that includes information about on-campus events, research and job opportunities, and other department news and updates!
  • Co-Op program - Procedures and application for the co-op program and affiliated CSCI 3970 course
  • Study abroad - Studying abroad is very possible in computer science without having to delay your graduation
  • ICPC Annual Regional Competition - The ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest (ICPC) is an annual multi-tiered competitive programming competition among the universities of the world. The contest is sponsored by IBM. The University of Minnesota is one of the host sites for the regional competition every November.
  • Grace Hopper Celebration: Every year, the Department of Computer Science and Engineering has a major presence at GHC
  • CS-IDEA committee - The Computer Science & Engineering department’s Inclusiveness, Diversity, Equity, and Advocacy (CS-IDEA) Committee

Research opportunities

  • Undergraduate research - Get involved in research opportunities within the CS&E department
  • The UROP program -The Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) offers stipends to full-time undergraduates for research or creative projects under the guidance of a faculty member

TA info

More resources

  • CSE Labs - The College of Science and Engineering provides several public computer labs that are reserved for CSE students
  • Poster printing - Requests made 48 hours (2 business days) ahead of the desired pick-up time will be guaranteed completed by the requested time.
  • Student Counseling Services - Student Counseling Services provides individual and group counseling, classes, workshops, and presentations to the university community
  • CLA Career Center - CLA students' career center providing services including major exploration, resume critiques, practice interviews, workshops and courses, career fairs, and other networking events
  • CSE Career Services - CSE students' career center providing services including major exploration, resume critiques, practice interviews, workshops and courses, career fairs, and other networking events
  • GoldPASS Job & Internship Website - An online database filled with local, national and international jobs, internships and volunteer positions available to all U of M students and alumni
  • SMART Learning Commons - Offers individual and group tutoring for many university courses including computer science courses as well as other academic and media resources
  • Scholarships - Departmental scholarships available to current students majoring in computer science
  • Keller Hall map and building hours - check for the latest hours and building access information