University of Minnesota
Office of Human Resources

Virtual Commons

Individual Consultations

To set up short, single focus consultations on topics including career planning, job search, research resources, and teaching sign up for a Friday Grad Commons appointment with a specialist.

To arrange for an individual follow-up consultation, contact the Grad Commons coordinators at

The Virtual Commons brings together (1) University of Minnesota specific documents focused on academic and professional development for Graduate and Professional Students as well as Postdoctoral fellows, and (2) a concise listing of related campus resources. Short URL:

Graduate School Completion Resources

Career Planning Tools

Campus Resources

Questions and Answers

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