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M State admissions deadline Aug. 15

Students who intend to enroll at Minnesota State Community and Technical College for the fall 2011 semester should be aware of the college's Monday, Aug. 15 admissions deadline.

The admissions deadline, new to M State, is designed to ensure that students are prepared to begin classes with the start of the fall semester on Monday, Aug. 22. The deadline applies to M State's four campuses in Detroit Lakes, Fergus Falls, Moorhead and Wadena.

"We want to do everything we can to promote a successful start, and setting this deadline is part of that goal," said Anthony Schaffhauser, M State's dean of enrollment.

Incoming students will need to submit all admissions information by the 5 p.m. deadline on Aug. 15 or be registered to attend one of the remaining 1Stop2Enroll events. Those events are Tuesday, Aug. 16 in Wadena, Wednesday, Aug. 17 in Detroit Lakes, Thursday, Aug. 18 in Fergus Falls and Friday, Aug. 19 in Moorhead.

To apply for admission online and review admission requirements, students can go to

To sign up for a 1Stop2 Enroll event, visit During 1Stop2Enroll, students will be able to apply for and be accepted at an M State campus, take any needed assessment tests, get financial aid information and register for classes. Students should bring official transcripts from their high school and all colleges they have attended.