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There are a million reasons to consider the University of Minnesota, but one thing is for sure. You've come to the right place.

10 Cool Things on Campus

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Whether it’s a ride on the Mississippi or a game of “I Spy” with the library owls, you’ll find delightful surprises everywhere on the Twin Cities campus.

Get Involved

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Student groups are a great way to get involved. More than 800 student groups are active at the U of M.

The U of M is LGBT-friendly

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The University of Minnesota Twin Cities is one of the “Top 25 LGBTQ-Friendly Colleges & Universities” in the nation, according to findings announced recently by Campus Pride.

Internationally renowned historian Anna Clark to deliver U of M’s Ada Comstock Distinguished Women Scholars Award Lecture on October 28

Internationally renowned historian Professor Anna Clark will receive the University of Minnesota's Ada Comstock Distinguished Women Scholars Award at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, October 28, in the Hubert H. Humphrey School of Public Affairs Cowles Auditorium.

U of M ready to welcome the Class of 2019 to campus

The University of Minnesota–Twin Cities will welcome the Class of 2019 to campus next week. At more than 5,700 students, it is one of the U of M's largest freshman classes on record. Following two days of residence hall move-in on August 31 and September 1, the U will kick off its Welcome Week activities.

University of Minnesota showcases entertainment, research and outreach at the 2015 Great Minnesota Get-Together

The University of Minnesota is gearing up for the 2015 Great Minnesota Get-Together, showcasing an impressive 12-day schedule of events and exhibits. Download the new UMN@TheFair app to see the entire schedule of activities and events.

Faculty research fuels record 16 startups at U of M

The University of Minnesota announced today that it launched a record 16 startup companies over the past year based on discoveries and inventions by its researchers. These companies, which exceed the previous record of 15 companies in fiscal 2014, demonstrate the university’s commitment to bringing cutting-edge research beyond the lab and to the market, where it can benefit society on a larger scale.

Severe weather plans for August 22 Minnesota Vikings vs. Oakland Raiders game at TCF Bank Stadium

With 8/22/15 shaping up to be a very active weather day, the University of Minnesota and the Minnesota Vikings want to ensure that fan attending tonight’s Vikings-Raiders game at TCF Bank Stadium are aware of and prepared for potential severe weather.

Can Remote Monitoring Improve Alzheimer's Care?

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New technology could reduce caregiver stress and help people with Alzheimer’s and dementia-related conditions live independently longer.

U of M Board of Regents names external review oversight committee

U of M Technological Leadership Institute celebrates first graduating cohort of the Medical Device Innovation program