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UMN Duluth Student Life

UMN Duluth is on a 250-acre campus in a suburban setting in Duluth, Minnesota. UMN Duluth has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, and more.

UMN Duluth also has fraternities and sororities.

UMN Duluth has a thriving Sales Club. In fact, more students participate in Sales Club than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at UMN Duluth include Spanish Club, Gamma Sigma Sigma, Pre-Law Club and Tau Delta - Mortar Board National Honor Society.

UMN Duluth students' favorite campus events are Bulldog Country Fair, QASU Drag Show and Man Of The Year.

UMN Duluth Housing

UMN Duluth offers housing for students. Students are not required to live on campus. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

Most UMN Duluth students live off campus. In 2021, 22% of undergrads at UMN Duluth lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 78% of students lived off-campus or commuted to UMN Duluth. There are 2,962 spots available in on-campus housing for all 9,301 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 2,098 students chose to live on-campus. On the weekends, about 75% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

UMN Duluth offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.

UMN Duluth Athletics

At UMN Duluth there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.

Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the university, funding, and competition level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.

Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.

Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.

Let's take a look at the athletic options available at UMN Duluth:

Sport Men's Intramural Women's Intramural Men's Division Women's Division Men's Scholarships Women's Scholarships
Track And Field NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Cross Country Running NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Cheerleading Intercollegiate Club Teams Intercollegiate Club Teams
Golf Intercollegiate Club Teams Intercollegiate Club Teams
Lacrosse Intercollegiate Club Teams Intercollegiate Club Teams
Rock Climbing Intercollegiate Club Teams Intercollegiate Club Teams
Rugby Intercollegiate Club Teams Intercollegiate Club Teams
Sailing Intercollegiate Club Teams Intercollegiate Club Teams
Skiing (Downhill) Intercollegiate Club Teams Intercollegiate Club Teams
Swimming And Diving Intercollegiate Club Teams Intercollegiate Club Teams
Water Polo Intercollegiate Club Teams Intercollegiate Club Teams
Wrestling Intercollegiate Club Teams Intercollegiate Club Teams
Skiing (Cross Country) Intercollegiate Club Teams Intercollegiate Club Teams
Ice Hockey NCAA Division 1 NCAA Division 1
Basketball NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Badminton Intercollegiate Club Teams Intercollegiate Club Teams
Soccer Intercollegiate Club Teams NCAA Division 2
Ultimate Frisbee Intercollegiate Club Teams Intercollegiate Club Teams
Volleyball Intercollegiate Club Teams NCAA Division 2

Safety at UMN Duluth

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

University of Minnesota, Duluth is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The UMN Duluth campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.

Plan a Visit to UMN Duluth

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit UMN Duluth, take Interstate 35 to Duluth, MN. If you need to fly, book your flight to Duluth International airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Minnesota you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore UMN Duluth's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

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UMN Duluth Students

49%

Women

51%

Men

85%

Full Time

15%

Part Time

87%

In State

13%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

84%

4%

4%

3%

2%

1%

1%

1%

0.05%

Undergraduate Students

9,301

Graduate Students

974

Non-Resident / International Students

109

UMN Duluth Campus Services

Student Services
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  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Alumni Networking
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 ESL
Campus Security
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

10,275

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

79%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$13,576

Out-of-State

$18,776

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 1
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