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Bemidji State University

Bemidji, MN 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate65%

About Bemidji State University

Bemidji State University is a public, state university in the town of Bemidji, Minnesota. Bemidji State University was founded in 1919. The university enrolls around 4,577 students per year, including 4,165 undergraduates.

Bemidji State University Acceptance Rate

It is moderately difficult to get into Bemidji State University. The acceptance rate at Bemidji State University is 65%. In 2021, 1,968 out of 3,027 total applicants were accepted.

Bemidji State University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 65%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.3
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Bemidji State University is located in Bemidji, Minnesota,.

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1500 Birchmont Drive, NE Bemidji, MN 56601-2699

Campus Setting: Small Town

Bemidji State University Application Deadline

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Wondering what life at Bemidji State University is like? There are approximately 4,577 students enrolled at Bemidji State University, including 4,165 undergraduate students and 412 graduate students. 66% percent of students attend school full-time, 89% percent are from MN and 11% percent of students are from other states.


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