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The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, founded in 1851, is a public institution. Its 2,000-acre campus is located in Minneapolis.

Website: www.twin-cities.umn.edu/

Public
Co-ed
34,633
Undergraduate
Students
(53.2%) 18,437 Women
(46.8%) 16,196 Men
16,310
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
52% of 43,444 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
January 1

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
Not reported
SAT Math
650-770 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
665 average
620-710 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
28 average
26-31 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $29,229
Out-of-state: $47,527
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $15,027
Out-of-state: $33,325
Room and Board
$10,768
Average Percent of Need Met
76%
Average Freshman Award
$13,678
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$26,262
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
2,630
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 14% of classes
10-19 students: 23% of classes
20-29 students: 26% of classes
30-39 students: 10% of classes
40-49 students: 6% of classes
50-99 students: 13% of classes
Over 100 students: 8% of classes
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Campus Life

Minneapolis Population
392,880
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Minneapolis-St. Paul
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
22% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Golden Gophers
Sororities
3% of women participate
Fraternities
3% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
10.9% Asian
5.5% Black/African-American
4.8% Hispanic/Latino
4.5% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
72.7% White
1.4% Unknown
International Students
7.6% from 98 countries
First-Year Students Returning
93.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
65.5%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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