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Colleges / University of Minnesota, Morris

About UMN Morris

University of Minnesota, Morris is a public, state school located in the rural setting of Morris, MN

Founded in 1959, UMN Morris currently enrolls around 1,339 students a year, including 1,339 undergrads. The institution runs on a semester academic calendar.

UMN Morris's endowment was valued at $16,397,352 in 2021. The school spends $12,215 for each full-time student enrolled.

Admissions Facts About UMN Morris

Acceptance rate: 65%

Average GPA: 3.6

Mean ACT score: 25

Early Decision or Early Action: No/No

2022 Regular Decision Deadline: August 1

2022 Regular Decision Notification Date:

UMN Morris Acceptance Rate 2021

Admission to UMN Morris is moderately difficult. The acceptance rate at UMN Morris is 65 percent.

The average high school GPA for a student at UMN Morris is 3.6 on a 4.0 scale. The mean ACT scores is 25.

In 2021, 0 applicants were waitlisted and 0 waitlisted students got accepted.

Is UMN Morris a good school?

The definition of a "good school" is different for different people. Admissions difficulty and admitted student statistics can give you a sense of how selective a school is, but they don't say much about the quality of the education or the student experience.

Retention, graduation rates, and job placement statistics can help you understand how satisfied students are with their school experience, and how effectively an institution prepares students for careers.

Retention and graduation rates

Out of all the first-year, full-time undergrads who start at UMN Morris, around 78 percent return for their sophomore year. Out of the 411 students who started at UMN Morris as first-time freshman, 190 graduate within four years.

Around 60 percent of students who started at UMN Morris earn their Bachelor's degrees within six years. Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61 percent for public schools and 67 percent for private.

Job outcomes and student debt

Job placement and student debt statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers. Within six months of graduating, 82 percent of graduates receive at least one full-time job offer.

Recent grads have an average starting salary of $39,750 a year. Students in the class of 2021 who had taken out student loans graduated with an average of $24,521 of debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

Based on this information, how does UMN Morris sound? Remember, the best school for one person may be a terrible fit for another! So the real question to ask yourself: is UMN Morris a good school for YOU?

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College Info

600 East 4th Street Morris, MN 56267-2134

Campus Setting: Rural

UMN Morris Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 1

Transfer Applications are Due

May 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to UMN Morris is Aug 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to UMN Morris is May 1.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs


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UMN Morris ACT Scores


ACT Range

21 - 28

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to UMN Morris is 25. Students with an ACT score of 28 and above have a good chance of getting into UMN Morris. Students with an ACT score that falls between 21 and 28 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 21 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

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UMN Morris Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at UMN Morris is like? There are approximately 1,499 students enrolled at UMN Morris. 91% percent of students attend school full-time, 82% percent are from MN and 18% percent of students are from other states.


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