Roughly 2,000 new students are scheduled to arrive at the University of Minnesota Duluth between Wednesday and Thursday. Many activities are planned around campus for students to get a chance to meet new people and explore UMD.

The freshman class at UMD has students from 22 states and seven countries. The estimated freshman class enrollment is up 250 students over 2020.

Classes begin Monday.

John Myers, left, of Rogers, Minnesota, helps his son, Mitchell Myers, load his things into a bin before heading up to his dorm room at Lawrence A. Ianni Hall at the University of Minnesota Duluth on Thursday, Aug. 26, 2021, during Bulldog Welcome Week. 
Jed Carlson / Superior Telegram
John Myers, left, of Rogers, Minnesota, helps his son, Mitchell Myers, load his things into a bin before heading up to his dorm room at Lawrence A. Ianni Hall at the University of Minnesota Duluth on Thursday, Aug. 26, 2021, during Bulldog Welcome Week. Jed Carlson / Superior Telegram

Students move into Lawrence A. Ianni Hall on the University of Minnesota Duluth campus Thursday morning, Aug. 26, 2021, during Bulldog Welcome Week.
Jed Carlson / Superior Telegram
Students move into Lawrence A. Ianni Hall on the University of Minnesota Duluth campus Thursday morning, Aug. 26, 2021, during Bulldog Welcome Week. Jed Carlson / Superior Telegram

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Mitchell Myers, of Rogers, Minnesota, hauls his stuff to his dorm room at Lawrence A. Ianni Hall on the University of Minnesota Duluth campus Thursday morning, Aug. 26, 2021. 
Jed Carlson / Superior Telegram
Mitchell Myers, of Rogers, Minnesota, hauls his stuff to his dorm room at Lawrence A. Ianni Hall on the University of Minnesota Duluth campus Thursday morning, Aug. 26, 2021. Jed Carlson / Superior Telegram

Dane Polkinghorne, right, a freshman from Superior, smiles as he drops a suitcase into a bin that move-in crew member Caitlin Higgins outside Lawrence A. Ianni Hall at the University of Minnesota Duluth on Thursday, Aug. 26, 2021, during Bulldog Welcome Week.
Jed Carlson / Superior Telegram
Dane Polkinghorne, right, a freshman from Superior, smiles as he drops a suitcase into a bin that move-in crew member Caitlin Higgins outside Lawrence A. Ianni Hall at the University of Minnesota Duluth on Thursday, Aug. 26, 2021, during Bulldog Welcome Week. Jed Carlson / Superior Telegram

John Myers, of Rogers, Minnesota, grabs a bin from his truck as he helps unpack his son, Mitchell Myers, outside Lawrence A. Ianni Hall at the University of Minnesota Duluth on Thursday morning, Aug. 26, 2021.
Jed Carlson / Superior Telegram
John Myers, of Rogers, Minnesota, grabs a bin from his truck as he helps unpack his son, Mitchell Myers, outside Lawrence A. Ianni Hall at the University of Minnesota Duluth on Thursday morning, Aug. 26, 2021. Jed Carlson / Superior Telegram