University of Minnesota-Crookston

2900 University Ave, Crookston, United States
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Overview of University of Minnesota-Crookston

About this school

The University of Minnesota, Crookston, established in 1965, is a public institution. Its 95-acre suburban campus is located in Crookston, 35 miles east of Grand Forks, North Dakota.
  • Institution Type


    Public

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:2,823
    • Men:1,334 (47.3%)
    • Women:1,489 (52.7%)

Location

Admission Information

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to University of Minnesota, Crookston is minimally difficult: most freshmen were not in the top 50% of their high school class and scored somewhat below 1010 on the SAT I or below 19 on the ACT; up to 95% of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma required and GED is accepted

  • High School Program:

    College preparatory program is recommended

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
4
-
Mathematics
3
-
Science
3
-
Foreign Language
-
2
Social Studies
3
-
History
-
-
Academic Electives
-
-

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required
August 1
SAT Only
-
-
ACT Only
Recommended
August 1
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
-
-
SAT Subject Tests Only
-
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Accepted with or without writing component
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
SAT: No policy as of now ACT: No policy as of now

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
2900 University Avenue
City, State, Zip
Crookston, MN  56716-5001
Phone
(218) 281-8569
Fax
(218) 281-8050
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
$30
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer Of Admission
Not reported
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
-
Early Decision Notification
-
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
-
Early Action Notification
-

Application Form


Common Application
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
-
Letters Of Recommendation
-
Other
Minimum ACT composite score of 21 or SAT of 980 required for freshmen
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students

Factors involed in acceptance process.
4 star = most important, 1 star = least important.

FactorImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Class Rank
Recommendations
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Particular|Talent/Ability
Character/Personal Qualities
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency
Geographic Residence
Relation with Alumnus
Religious Affiliation/ Commitment
Ethnicity
Work Experience

Profile of Fall Admission

Overall Admission Rate


Overall Admission Rate
78% of 1,073 applicants were admitted
Women
79% of 545 applicants were admitted
Men
77% of 528 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
335 (40%) of 839 admitted students enrolled
Women
155 (36%) of 431 admitted students enrolled
Men
180 (44%) of 408 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.21
375 And Above
17%
3.50 - 3.74
19%
3.25 - 3.49
16%
3.00 - 3.24
15%
2.50 - 2.99
22%
2.00 - 2.49
10%

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported
Sat Critical Reading
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
22 average |19-25 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
4%
• Score 24 - 29
28%
• Score 18 - 23
58%
• Score 12 - 17
9%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - $12,202 (52.25248372730387%)
  • Room & Board: - $7,658 (32.79376498800959%)
  • Other Expences: - $1,200 (5.138746145940391%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $2,292 (9.815005138746146%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


University of Minnesota, Crookston accepts installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
Priority deadline March 1
Award Notification Date
On a rolling basis beginning March 1
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 004069
Free

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
170 (88.1%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
139 (81.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
139 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
43 (30.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
85%
Average Award
$14,771
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 138 (99.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $11,401
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 111 (79.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,322
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 10 (7.2%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
22 (11.4%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $2,710

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
902 (80.2%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
764 (84.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
756 (99.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
212 (28.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
81%
Average Award
$13,339
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 732 (96.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $9,708
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 637 (84.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,676
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 41 (5.4%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
72 (6.4%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $2,466

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
66%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$26,696
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships, Academic Competitiveness Grants
Non Need Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Agriculture, Biological Sciences
Creative Arts/Performance
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities
Leadership
Special Characteristics
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff, Ethnic Background, First-Generation College Students, Local/State Students, Members of Minorities

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported

Academics & Instruction

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Semester

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Required

Foreign Language


Not required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


71

Part-Time Faculty


45

Full-Time Faculty With Ph.D./Terminal Degree


28%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 32% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 31% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 24% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 10% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 2% of classes
  • 50-99 students: - 1% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-99
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 31% of discussion sections/labs
  • 10-19 students: - 59% of discussion sections/labs
  • 20-29 students: - 9% of discussion sections/labs
  • 30-39 students: - 1% of discussion sections/labs
% of Sections/Labs
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
# of Students

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Accepted

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
392,862

Computing


Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
25
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


University of Minnesota, Crookston provides hearing impaired services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


65.0%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


31.6%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


44.1%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


45.0%

Programs & Majors

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (43)


  • Accounting
  • Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology, General
  • Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations
  • Agricultural Business Technology
  • Agricultural Mechanization, General
  • Agricultural Power Machinery Operation
  • Agroecology and Sustainable Agriculture
  • Agronomy and Crop Science
  • Airline/Commercial/Professional Pilot and Flight Crew
  • Animal Sciences, General
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other
  • Communication, General
  • Computer Software Engineering
  • Corrections
  • Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
  • Crop Production
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
  • Farm/Farm and Ranch Management
  • Greenhouse Operations and Management
  • Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
  • Health/Health Care Administration/Management
  • Horse Husbandry/Equine Science and Management
  • Horticultural Science
  • Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching
  • Landscaping and Groundskeeping
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Natural Resources Law Enforcement and Protective Services
  • Natural Resources Management and Policy
  • Natural Resources/Conservation, General
  • Operations Management and Supervision
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General
  • Plant Sciences, General
  • Pre-Veterinary Studies
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
  • Turf and Turfgrass Management
  • Urban Forestry
  • Water, Wetlands, and Marine Resources Management

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


Some online degree programs

Special Programs


Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Business/marketing, Agriculture, Natural resources/environmental science

Online Degrees


None

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Not reported

Campus Life

Location & Geography

Population


7,904

Nearest Metropolitan Area


237 acres

Environment


Rural community

Campus Size


Weather


Temperature
-2.2 average low in January, 71 average high in September
Rain
100 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Airport
35 mile(s) from campus in Grand Forks, N. Dak.
Nearest Bus Station
1 mile(s) from campus in Crookston
Nearest Train Station
30 mile(s) from campus in Grand Forks, N. Dak.

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Coed housing, disabled student housing

Students of College Housing


Housing Restrictions


Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Not available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Not available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II
Mascot
Golden Eagles
School Colors
Maroon and gold

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Equestrian Sports
Football
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Volleyball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Equestrian Sports
Football
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Volleyball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
basketball, football, golf, racquetball, soccer, softball, table tennis, tennis, volleyball

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


University of Minnesota, Crookston offers choral groups, drama theatre, national fraternities, national society for leadership and success, archery club, crookston futbol club, choir, student athletic advisory council

Sororities


1% of women participate

Fraternities


2% of men participate

ROTC


Air Force ROTC offered off campus

Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


1,281

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
2,823
Women
1,489
Men
1,334

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 0.4% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 2.4% Asian
  • 6.9% Black/African-American
  • 3.8% Hispanic/Latino
  • 1.8% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 82.3% White
  • 2.2% Unknown

International Students


3.4% from 17 countries

Average Age


27

Number of Graduate Students


Not reported

Student Resources

Study resources