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Study away—but not too far away

Study away map of state campuses

This spring, University of Minnesota students can discover the strengths of another campus—without leaving the U.

Upcoming Events on the Twin Cities Campus


Select events from Oct. 20 through Nov. 3.

U of M buys community solar subscription


The U of M is tapping into a new source of power.

U of M celebrates Homecoming week with “Gopher Glory”


This year’s theme, “Gopher Glory” celebrates school spirit by allowing students to share their Gopher pride.

General Clara Adams-Ender to be 2016 U of M Homecoming Grand Marshal

General Clara Adams-Ender

Adams-Ender has been named one of the 350 women who changed the world by Working Women magazine.

Upcoming Events on the Twin Cities Campus

A U of M student

Click for a list of select upcoming University of Minnesota Twin Cities campus related events.

U of M Aurora Center to participate in Domestic Violence Awareness Month


In October (Domestic Violence Awareness Month), The Aurora Center launches a campaign to end relationship violence. 

Upcoming Events on the Twin Cities Campus

People walking

Select events from Sept. 22 through Oct. 5.

It's always fun at the Fair

Bucky Badger and Goldy Gopher

Can sworn enemies be friends for a day? They were on August 26 at the Minnesota State Fair.

U of M ready to welcome the Class of 2020 to campus

Students taking a selfie

U of M Twin Cities will soon welcome the Class of 2020. It is one of the U's largest freshman classes on record. 

UMN a finalist for inaugural award in global learning, research, engagement

UMN students

Inaugural APLU award recognizes public universities excelling at driving innovative approaches to internationalization.

Daniel McDonald elected Chair of the U of M Alumni Association


Daniel McDonald, a partner at the law firm Merchant & Gould, is chair of U Alumni Association’s Board of Directors