The IHRC and Archives supports the educational mission of the University of Minnesota in a number of ways.
It trains undergraduate and graduate students in immigration history research, community engagement, and archival development and management
The IHRC offers specialized fellowships for graduate students
The IHRC offers online teaching resources in immigration history and global race, ethnicity, and migration
The IHRC Archives opens its specialized collections to students, teachers, and community members
The Friends of the IHRC and Archives offers topical prizes of $100 for best Minnesota History Day projects that apply the theme to immigration history.