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Announcement: Immigration services does not take walk-in appointments. To make an appointment please call 651-377-8642 and leave a voicemail message.

Refugee Services


We Welcome New Arrivals

In a time of record forced displacement around the world, we are here to create a safe environment for refugees, asylees, humanitarian parolees and trafficking survivors. We offer counsel, classes and job trainings that help New Americans begin again.

New Arrivals

Our Services

We provide resources to refugees, ensuring they have a strong start to their new lives in Minnesota.

Did You Know?

resettled by the International Institute of Minnesota since 1974.

  • 25,000 +


    resettled by the International Institute of Minnesota since 1974.

  • 40


    Our team supports refugees from all over the world.

Volunteer Your Time and Support

You can help make Minnesota welcoming to New Americans by helping prepare homes for newly arriving refugees, practicing English in classrooms and more.

Volunteer your time and support

Classes and Job Training

Sign up for a class or job training, learn about your new community, advance your career and more.

Contact Us

Please contact us with any questions you have about refugee services we offer.

(651) 647-0191

A woman meets with a male refugee who sits across from her at a desk.