Advising & Internships

College of Business

The College of Business Student Center's primary mission is to serve students in areas pertaining to admission to the College of Business, general education courses, major and minor courses, academic appeals, recruitment, transfer evaluations, and graduation applications. We encourage students to arrange for a conference with our advising staff to discuss any areas of concern.

Contact Us

College of Business Student Center
151 Morris Hall
Minnesota State University, Mankato
Mankato, MN 56001

Phone: 507-389-2963

Advising Email:

Internships Email:

Regular Office Hours: M-F 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Summer Office Hours: M-F 7:30 am - 4:00 pm

Advising hours may vary. We recommend that you call to schedule an appointment if you would like to meet with an advisor. Please call 507-389-2963 to set up the appointment.


Linda Meidl

Student Relations Coordinator

Paula Halvorsen

Office Manager

Lucas Howk

Internship and External Partnerships Coordinator

Academic Advisors: Bailey Dixon

Partnership Support Assistant: 

Internship Support Assistant: 

Admission & Business Foundation Requirements

Admission to a major in the College of Business typically occurs at the beginning of the student’s junior year. Once admitted, the student may choose to pursue one or more of the following majors: Accounting, Finance, International Business, Management, or Marketing.

Forms, Guides & Policies

Here you will find essential forms, guides and policies for advising and opportunities by the College of Business.


The College of Business offers many scholarships each year to deserving business students. Various individuals, business firms, community organizations, corporate associations, and commemorative endowed funds provide awards.


Enrich your education while preparing for your future career by seeking an internship.

Professional Preperation

Preparing for your future is critical. We can help connect you with resources to get ready for your future career or internship!

Course Registration

Your guide for registration in the College of Business - Guides, codes and more!

Group Advising Sessions

Group sessions are for all first year students with declared majors in the College of Business.