Prospective Student Toolkit

Graduate School Admissions Office

309 Johnston Hall
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 
Wed: On Campus
Mon, Tue, Thu & Fri: Remote



Your Journey Begins Here

The University of Minnesota Graduate School is where the next generation of leaders, innovators, creators, and researchers are born. Here, you’ll develop the skills you need to make ground-breaking discoveries, influence industries, and reshape how we think. Take the first step today.

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Find the resources, support, and information you need to begin navigating the Graduate School admissions process.

Find Funding

Explore the various funding opportunities available at the U of M.

Program Statistics

Explore degrees offered and awarded, faculty, program contact information, websites and more

International Requirements

Understand the forms, documents, and program requirements for international student applications.

Graduate Student Organizations

Discover the active and welcoming student organizations on campus.

Engage with Diversity

Learn how the Graduate School is working to develop a more inclusive student body.

Discover Undergraduate Research Opportunities

Get paid, work part-time, and assist with research on campus.

Stay up to Date

Dr. Edgar Arriaga, headshot
05. 01. 2024
It is with great pleasure that we announce the appointment of Dr. Edgar Arriaga as the new Associate Dean for Faculty Initiatives at the Graduate School, effective June 3, 2024.


The cover of SPARK Volume 4
04. 23. 2024
The Community of Scholars Program Writing Initiative and the SPARK Editorial Board are excited to announce the publication of the fourth issue of SPARK! 


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03. 18. 2024
The Graduate School is pleased to announce the 2024-2025 Endowed Fellowship Recipients


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