Major/Minor Expo

A Two-Day Virtual Event
Wednesday, February 16 and Thursday, February 17
from 12-3 pm each day

The U of M's 140+ majors and minors can be overwhelming, so that's why we've gotten as many reps from these programs as we can that are ready to answer questions, give advice, and offer guidance!

Join Major and Minor Meet-Ups

Explore the majors, minors, and certificates that are hosting Zoom Meet-Ups on Wednesday and Thursday and join the Zoom rooms anytime between 12-3pm.

College Transfer Info Sessions

Wondering what to do if a major is outside your current college? Attend a transfer info session! They’ll talk you through planning for and applying to another college within the U of M Twin Cities.

Keep Exploring Majors and Careers

There are many offices and resources on campus to help you explore majors and career options. There are many ways to explore - check out some of resources you can take advantage of!


with advisors and faculty from different academic departments to learn more about what their programs can offer.


some of the University's 140+ majors and 130+ minors and exploration resources at the Expo.


your major or minor after attending the expo and make a plan to get started on your goals.

Get the Student Perspective

Watch this student panel with four of the Major Network mentors majoring in areas of engineering, social sciences, business, and biological sciences.


What programs are attending?

We'll be adding a list of the majors and minors attending and which day(s) they'll be having "Major Meet Ups" soon!

What should I expect at the virtual event?

On February 16th and 17th from 12-3pm there will be reps from many majors and minors ready to answer your questions and tell you more about their programs in Zoom rooms - we call these "Major Meet Ups".

You can talk to the reps to learn what coursework, common career paths, and opportunities are like. You can pop in and out of rooms at your own pace.

Can I go to both of the days if I want to?

Yes, of course! There may be majors that are only hosting Major Meet Ups on one of those days and some may be available on both days, so be sure to check ahead of time so you can plan ahead!

Do I need to register for the Major/Minor Expo?

No registration is required for the Major/Minor Expo—however, you can sign up for email reminders if you'd like.

Do I need to prepare anything?

Nope! Not sure how to get the conversation started? Check out these prepped questions.

Have more questions?

Email The Center for Academic Planning & Exploration at or call 612-624-3076.

To request disability accommodations, please contact CAPE at least 2 weeks prior to the event at or 612-624-3076.