General Information and Forms
International Student Admissions
Citizens of foreign countries are encouraged to apply for admission to the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD). Applicants are evaluated on an individual basis, with consideration given to the academic record of each student in relation to the educational system of his or her native country. Students applying must show evidence of exceptional academic achievement and probability of success at UMD.
A strong liberal arts foundation anchors a variety of traditional degree programs. Our liberal education program is designed to:
In class, you'll be guided by excellent professors, leaders in their field who care passionately about teaching. 75 percent of UMD's faculty hold the highest degree in their field; all are committed to undergraduate education. In large lectures and small seminars alike, you'll find them available, concerned, and eager to help you succeed. UMD's student/faculty ratio is 21:1.
UMD offers over 1,200 undergraduate courses, and 84 percent of the classes are taught to 40 students or less.
Questions and Inquiries
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The UMD Office of Admissions provides prospective college students and their families with the information, experiences, personal attention, and timely, quality service needed to make an informed, appropriate college choice. Our goal is to meet the needs and exceed the expectations of these students and their families.