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Bold minds don't wait.
Discover the University of Minnesota Twin Cities.

Braydon Mallett

“I chose the U of M because it had the perfect mix of big-city living and small-town life. I got to move from a small town to a big city and still be within driving distance of home.”

Braydon Mallett '21

Meet Our #UMNproud Community

At #UMN, we celebrate success—from the everyday to the extraordinary. Here, you’ll discover your people, begin new adventures, explore fascinating ideas, and find your inspiration. Follow us on Instagram to see what it means to be #UMNproud.

Lucy Chin

“I am excited to get to know and get connected with some of the movement work that's happening in the Twin Cities.”

Lucy Chin '24
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Building a better world

Building a better world

The University of Minnesota is adapting to the needs of a rapidly changing world by creating new ways of thinking, of doing, and of being—in fields ranging from agriculture to the liberal arts, business to health care, law, and more.

James Luby, left, and David Bedford

An apple a day … the scientific way

For decades, University of Minnesota apple breeders have been pioneering innovative new varieties—think Honeycrisp—that have become hits both in the state and around the world.