SJMC Premajor Information Meetings

Current University of Minnesota students who plan to apply to the School of Journalism and Mass Communication must attend a required Premajor Information Meeting OR watch the video online.

Online Information Session

Watch the Online Premajor Information Meeting. To get credit for viewing the session, you MUST fill out the form at the end of the session. 

In-Person Information Session 

100 Murphy Hall (45 min session)

  • Thursday, September 6 @ 11:30 am
  • Monday, September 10 @ 1:00 pm

English Usage Test Times 

100 Murphy Hall (1.5 hour exam)

  • Thursday, September 6 @ 9:30 am
  • Monday, September 10 @ 2:00 pm
  • Tuesday, September 11 @ 10 am

You do not need to sign up for the Information Sessions or English Usage Test in advance, but please arrive on time.

If the EUT times listed above conflict with your class schedule, e-mail HSJMC Student Services ( by Friday, September 7th to schedule an alternate exam. All requests must be recieved by 9/7 and all exams must be compelte by 9/12 in order to be considered for the current application cycle.