University of Minnesota-Twin Cities

University of Minnesota-Twin Cities Ranking

country rank: 12
world rank: 13

University Overview

The University of Minnesota-Twin Cities ranking, founded in 1851, is a non-profit public state higher-education institution situated in the medium city of Minneapolis, Minnesota (population range of 250,000-499,999). Crookston, Duluth, Morris, and Rochester are all locales where this university maintains a branch campus. The University of Minnesota-Twin Cities (U of M) ranking is a big (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational US higher education school that is officially approved by the Higher Learning Commission. The University of Minnesota-Twin Cities (U of M) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees in a variety of fields, including pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 169-year-old American university offers a strict admissions criteria based on students’ previous academic records and ratings. With an acceptance rate of 50-60%, this US higher education school is considered to be somewhat selective. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. A library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning possibilities, as well as administrative services, are all available to students at the University of Minnesota.

University of Minnesota-Twin Cities Ranking

University Identity

Name University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
Acronym U of M
Founded 1851
Motto Commune Vinculum Omnibus Artibus A Common Bond for All the Arts
Colours Maroon and gold

University Location

Address 100 Church Street SE Minneapolis 55455-0213 Minnesota United States
Tel +1 (612) 625 5000
Fax +1 (612) 624 6369
Other locations Crookston, Duluth, Morris, Rochester

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
12,500-15,000 US$ (9,200-11,000 Euro) 17,500-20,000 US$ (12,900-14,700 Euro)
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 50-60%
Admission Office (612) 625 2006

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment over-45,000
Academic Staff 4,000-4,499
Control Type Public State
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes University of Minnesota-Twin Cities's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 4,057,073 physical volumes, 1,031,223 physical media, 68,297 digital/electronic medium and 896 licensed digital/electronic databases. University of Minnesota-Twin Cities's library has 23 branches.
Housing Yes University of Minnesota-Twin Cities provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 7,294 students in the 2018 academic year.
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

University of Minnesota System Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU) Big Ten Academic Alliance (BTAA) Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy (AURA) Midwest Universities Consortium for International Activities (MUCIA) National Athletic Association (NAA) National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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