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Multicultural Education Achievement Day (MEAD)

Multicultural Education Achievement Day (MEAD)

Fall 2021 | 9am-12pm

A campus visit for students of color who are juniors or seniors in high school

Finding a college that fits who you are and prepares you for who you will be is not always an easy task. At Concordia University, St. Paul, we understand the unique challenges students of color may be facing as they make the transition from high school to college. Our Multicultural Education Achievement Day (MEAD) will help prepare you for a successful college search and great college experience.

Visit our campus, meet other students, and learn about your opportunities at Concordia University, St. Paul!

Event Schedule

9:00am Check-In Buenger Education Center (BEC)
9:15am University Welcome
9:30am Campus Tour
10:15am Admissions and Financial Aid Information
11:00am Lunch
12:00pm Event Conclusion

Contact Larrick Potvin at [email protected] or 651-641-8741


Event information and registration will open in Summer 2020. Please check back!

Frequently Asked Questions

  • We would prefer 30 students max.  If you have more students, please contact Larrick at [email protected] or 651-641-8741.

  • Chaperones are expected to help keep students engaged and respectful of all guests at MEAD.

  • Yes.  Please inform Larrick ([email protected]) of any dietary restrictions.

  • Navigate to campus using this address: 312 Hamline Ave N, St Paul, MN 55104

    Once you arrive, turn into Parking Lot B (entrance off of Hamline Avenue).

    • Students should depart the bus at the EM Pearson Theatre entrance
    • An Admissions representative will be waiting to greet your group and direct you to the Buenger Education Center for the event
  • Complimentary parking is available in multiple places on campus. For this event, you are encouraged to park in campus parking lot B.

    • Lot B is located on Hamline Avenue, approximately 1 block south of Concordia Avenue.
    • Navigate to Lot B using the address: 350 Hamline Avenue N

    Additional parking is available on the city streets (adhere to posted parking restrictions) and all additional campus lots.

    Once parked, follow signage to the Buenger Education Center (BEC) for MEAD.