College for Kids & Teens Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is College for Kids & Teens plan in regards to the COVID-19 pandemic?
    For the health and safety of our students, instructors, and staff, College for Kids & Teens will not be held on campus this summer. Instead, select courses have been moved online and new courses have been developed to take advantage of an online learning setting!
    All on-campus registrations have been cancelled and will be fully refunded. Any payments made towards on-campus classes will be credited to the family’s account and can be used for online course registration. Any unused credits will be refunded to the credit, debit, or bank account used.

    Where will the classes be held?
    College for Kids & Teens classes will be held on the MSUM campus unless noted otherwise in the course description. Some classes do involve field trips – the trips will be mentioned in the course descriptions.

    Who do I call if I have questions?
    You can contact us at 218.477.2579 or

    What is the age requirement?
    There are different age requirements for different courses, it will be specified for each class when view them online. Students must be six years old at least 1 week prior to the course starting and not older than eighteen years old. Coursework is designed specifically for age group subsets within this range, unless noted in the course description. Please keep in mind your child’s maturity level when registering them for courses.

    What is the cost per class?
    All half day courses are $139.00. Full day courses are $278.00. Refer to the course descriptions for cost of a specific class.

    How do I register?
    You can register by going to the College for Kids & Teens registration portal and following the screen prompts!

    Must I complete the Parent Consent part?
    Yes, it is very important that the Parental Consent portion is completed for each student enrolled in College for Kids & Teens. When you register online there will be an area for you to provide consent. The staff needs an adult contact person in case of injury, illness, or disciplinary problems. Please be sure to give a phone number where you or a responsible party can be reached during the sessions. No answering machines please.

    What do I do if my child misses class or must leave early?
    If your child will miss or needs to be excused early from class, you must notify the College for Kids & Teens office prior to class. Instructors will not allow students to leave class early for any reason without notifying the College for Kids & Teens office.

    How can I know what sessions are full?
    Sessions do fill quickly. Please check our website for an updated list of available classes.

    When will I receive confirmation information for my son/daughter's class(es)?
    Once we receive your registration you will receive an email stating the course(s) registered for and the amount due. Once full payment is received a confirmation email will be sent stating that your balance is paid. Also, before classes start you will receive a letter that will provide information regarding the classes they are registered for, complete instructions on drop off and pick up locations and any special items your child should bring.

    What is the cancellation/refund policy?
    The Activity refund/cancellation policies for MSUM’s College for Kids & Teens program is as follows:

    • Participant registration fees are required in order to offset costs associated with providing College for Kids & Teens programming. Therefore, MSUM reserves the right to cancel any course that has not reached its break-even number of participants. If the University cancels the event, participants will be refunded in full. If individuals choose not to attend, outlined cancellation/refund policy below applies.
    • All requests for refunds must be made by email ( or mail College for Kids & Teens – MSUM, 1104 7th Ave S., Moorhead, MN, 56563. Requests for refunds will be honored on the date they are received by MSUM.
    • Once a program begins, no refund or credit will be given. This includes missed days/classes.
    • Requests for refunds made 7 or more days prior will be entitled to a full refund minus a $10.00 processing fee.
    • Requests for refunds 1-6 days prior to start of programing may receive a 50% refund.
    • Credit/Debit cards will be refunded back on the card that was used. Cash and check registrations will be refunded in the form of a check. Additional paperwork is required to receive refunds from cash/check payments (W-9 and local check request form). Credit/Debit card payments are strongly encouraged.

    For all cancellation/refund questions please contact College for Kids & Teens by email or telephone 218.477.2579.

    What is your shipping procedure?
    No items will be shipped as this purchase is for summer camp courses that students take on the MSUM campus.

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