UMD is an above-average public university located in Duluth, Minnesota. It is a mid-size institution with an enrollment of 8,906 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat competitive as the UMD acceptance rate is 77%. Popular majors include Marketing, Psychology, and Biology. Graduating 59% of students, UMD alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $36,200.
NCAA Division II (with football)
Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference
University of Minnesota Duluth Rankings
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Early Decision/Early Action
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Student Faculty Ratio
Evening Degree Programs
- of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.75 responses
- of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.79 responses
- of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.79 responses
Undergrads Over 25
Freshmen Live On-Campus
- of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join.86 responses
- of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life.100 responses
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
- of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.55 responses
University of Minnesota Duluth Reviews
I love this school! I love that we get to walk everywhere in the entire building completely inside because it's all connected, that way we don't have to experience the freezing outdoors. Also, all of the teachers are taught by the teachers themselves, no graduate student teachers, or teaching assistants, it's always a professor. I also really like the community, it is very welcoming and liberal, right away I felt like I belonged.
At the University of Minnesota - Duluth, everyone is very welcoming! Overall, I was very nervous to move from my small town, but once I got settled in, I was very happy with the decision I made. I have grown so much as a person being independent. The thing that I have found frustrating is that some student advisors are not helpful at all and haven't necessarily steered me in the right direction. I have often found myself having to stress over registering for class, having transfer credits be put into the schools system. Other than that, I have really enjoyed my time in Duluth and have no intentions of transferring.
I love the University of Minnesota Duluth! I came here for a campus tour when I was a senior in High School and I absolutely fell in love. They people and professors here are so welcoming and nice. I would recommend this college to everyone. It is cold up here but they have underground tunnels, which is amazing. The food here is okay, nothing to brag about, but not terrible.