The Admissions Team is committed to helping you through the application and acceptance processes.  Starting July 6th, Admissions staff will be available on our Austin and Albert Lea campuses. Starting July 20th, Admissions staff will be available on our Owatonna campus. Walk-in assistance and on-campus appointments will be available, as well as phone and ZOOM appointments.  Because your safety is a top priority, we will abide by all social distancing and other CDC protocol while you are on-campus. We also remain available to take your calls and emails.  For an on-campus, ZOOM or phone appointment, please click on “Connect with Admissions”. 

New Student

I am a first-time college student. I have never attended another college, nor taken any college courses. I wish to complete a degree/program at Riverland.  

Returning Student

I previously attended Riverland and earned one or more credits. I would like to return after a break in enrollment.

Transfer Student

I have earned college-level course credit at another college/university and now wish to complete a degree/program at Riverland.

More information about the Transfer Process


International Student

I am not a US citizen or permanent resident. I wish to attend Riverland on an F-1 student visa.

More information about International Students

PSEO / Concurrent Student

Minnesota High school students wanting to take college-level coursework through Riverland while still in high school.

More information about PSEO


Visiting Student

I am currently enrolled at another college/university and wish to take up to 16 credits at Riverland to transfer back to my home institution.

Veterans / Military Members

I am actively serving in the military or I am in the reserves, a veteran or a military family member.

More Information about the Veterans Resource Center