Room 122, Taylor CenterMankato, MN 56001 507-389-1822
About Minnesota State University-Mankato
  • Year of Foundation 1868
  • Size of Campus 354 acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 12,683
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 50%, 50%, 14%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State N/A
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee 20
  • Enrollment No. 12,369
Minnesota State University, Mankato is where tireless thought and innovative research bring real solutions to real needs. The University's environment of big ideas coupled with real-world thinking equip Minnesota State Mankato students to go well beyond expectations and into exciting, rewarding futures. A growing international reputation for breakthrough research distinguishes the University, as does the unique quality of life that marks the proud community of greater Mankato.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of students in fraternities 7
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Percent students who are frat members 3%
  • Number of frat chapter houses 5
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 2%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Eta Rho Aviation Fraternity, Alpha Lambda Delta Freshman Honor Society, Alpha Kappa Psi, Alpha Phi Sigma Criminal Justice Fraternity, Eta Sigma Gamma Health Science Fraternity, National Residence Hall Honorary, The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, Phi
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Homecoming, Main stage and studio theatrical productions, Major Lecture and Major Concert, Cultural Mania, Eliminate Hate Week, Frost Days, Greek Week, Spring Events Week, Battle of the Bands, Pan African conference, Student/ faculty musical concerts and r
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Campus Bible Fellowship, Campus Crusade for Christ, Campus Lutheran Chapel & International Friendship Center, St. Thomas More Catholic Newman Center, Chi Alpha Campus Ministry, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Intervarsity
  • Number of frats 7
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) African Student Association, American Indian Student Organization, Bangladesh Student Association, Black Student Union, Chicano-Latino American Student Association, Gambella-Pa-Anuwaa Student Association, NAACP College Chap
  • Number of sororities 4
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Bloomington (79)
  • Distance to nearest train St. Paul (86)
  • Distance to nearest bus Mankato (3)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 3
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (100%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 88%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 80%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 22%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 7%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 5%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 33%
Campus Services
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance, other
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 188
  • Computer Courses No
  • Number Of Microforms 260,353
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 15,000
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills, other
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 443
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 43,400
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 645
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books 10,962
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 10
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Library Facilities Music Library, NASA Collection, new 25,000 sq ft Technology Center
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 779,403
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Museums Effie R. Conkling Art Gallery; 350 seat Elias J. Halling Recital Hall; Taylor Center with 4,800 seat Bresnan Arena for sporting events, commencement, tournaments, concerts and lectures; Myers Field House (8-lane NCAA sanctioned track); Otto Arena (student
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Subscriptions 4,283
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in all classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in all college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing, in all school buildings and on all school property
Student Employment and Career
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,900
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training, other
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 17%
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Mankato, MN Public Schools; Minnesota State University Mankato; Immanuel St. Joseph's Hospital; Carlson Craft; Rosemount, MN Public Schools; Mayo Clinic; Abbott Northwestern Hospital; Lakeville, MN Public Schools; Burnsville, MN Public Schools; St. Paul,
  • Employed Students after 1 year 79%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
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