Welcome to Minnesota North College – Vermilion Campus!

Welcome to Minnesota North – Vermilion Campus! We are excited you chose to HEAD NORTH to Ely, MN. Faculty and staff welcome you to our academic learning community and feel confident by being part of the Minnesota North – Vermilion student body, your future educational goals will be met.


New Student Registration

Click one of the following links to sign-up for an in-person Vermilion Campus New Student Registration Day: 

New Student registration begins March 25, 2024 for fall semester. In addition to the onsite new student registration days, you can make a registration appointment for in-person, by phone, or by Teams video chatting option to meet one-on-one with an academic advisor to select your courses. Watch for an e-mail from your newly assigned advisor with their appointment booking link and additional details on how to prepare to register for the first time.

If you have questions or need assistance, call or e-mail Vermilion’s Enrollment Specialist, Louis Wiggen, at (218)-235-9092 or louis.wiggen@minnesotanorth.edu.


New Student Fall Orientation

We are very excited to welcome you to the Vermilion campus this fall! Our in-person New Student Orientation will provide you with essential information about academic requirements and available resources. You will also have the opportunity to make valuable connections with faculty, staff, and fellow students that day.  More details will be sent to all new students before the semester begins. We look forward to meeting you this fall!


Returning Student Registration

Make an appointment (in-person, phone, or virtual) with a counselor/advisor by scheduling online (scroll down to “Advising Staff”, click “Vermilion” and then “Book an Appointment” under your advisor’s name or contact the Minnesota North Solution Center at 218-293-6850 or info@minnesotanorth.edu.

Ironhawks Athletics Information

Vermilion NJCAA Physical Form

Football checklist fall 24-25 updated – Complete steps prior to camp arrival

2024 Football Welcome Letter Updated

Athletic Worksheets are used by student-athletes during the first few days of arrival to verify completed steps for admissions/enrollment, course registration, financial aid/bills and payments, and athletic forms. Student-athletes should meet with Vermilion Student Services staff to complete worksheet verifications and turn completed worksheets into the Ironhawks Lock Box in the Academic Resource Center cs107.  Go Ironhawks!

Find Vermilion Campus Athletics teams, news, and other highlights at:

Minnesota North College Vermilion (vermilionathletics.com)



Important Links

Below you will find important links to the welcome packet as a new or returning student. Please review each link to find important information to prepare for fall semester.

If you have questions, contact admissions@minnesotanorth.edu or (888)-223-8068.