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University of Minnesota Duluth
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  • 4 Year
  • DULUTH, MN

Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B
  2. Value
    grade B+
  3. Diversity
    grade B
  4. Campus
    grade B minus
  5. Athletics
    grade A
  6. Party Scene
    grade B+
  7. Professors
    grade A minus
  8. Location
    grade A minus
  9. Dorms
    grade C
  10. Campus Food
    grade C
  11. Student Life
    grade B+
  12. Safety
    grade B minus

About

1049 UNIVERSITY DR
DULUTH, MN 55812
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (with football)
Athletic Conference
Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference
From University of Minnesota Duluth

The University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) is a comprehensive regional university that consistently ranks among the best Midwestern, regional universities in U.S. News & World Report's "America's Best Colleges" issue – most recently #6. As the medium-sized campus of a major university system, UMD attracts students looking for unique opportunities, outstanding academic experiences, and meaningful interactions with faculty.

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University of Minnesota Duluth Rankings

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Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
79%
SAT Range
1050-1240
ACT Range
21-26
Application Fee
$40
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$18,211 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$6,875 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
90%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade A minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
16:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
72%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 75 responses
61%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 88 responses
57%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 88 responses

Majors

Swenson College Programs

UMD’s Swenson College of Science and Engineering (SCSE) offers an active learning environment for science, technology, engineering, and math majors. SCSE has state-of-the-art facilities, including the newly opened Heikkila Chemistry and Advanced Materials building. As a SCSE student, you can engage in research in cutting edge laboratories or aboard the largest research vessel on the Great Lakes.

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    62%
  • On Campus
    7%
  • Online
    31%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
7,943 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
1,358
Undergrads Over 25
4%
Pell Grant
21%
Varsity Athletes
5%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 57 responses
  • Open-minded
    35%
  • Moderate
    25%
  • Liberal
    16%
  • Conservative
    12%
  • Busy
    9%
  • Outgoing
    4%

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Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
53%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 95 responses
Poll
61%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 109 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 69 responses
  • Open
    28%
  • Spirited
    19%
  • Involved
    16%
  • Cold
    14%
  • Inclusive
    12%
  • Inspiring
    6%
  • Overpriced
    3%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$47,200 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
62%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
97%
National
83%
75%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 55 responses

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