Box 5454Fargo, ND 58105 701-231-8643
About North Dakota State University
  • Year of Foundation 1890
  • Size of Campus 258 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 10,496
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 45%, 55%, 46%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $5,013 in-state, $13,384 out-of-state
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $35
  • Enrollment No. 10,403
North Dakota State University is distinctive as a student-focused, land-grant, research university, ranked by the Carnegie Commission on Higher Education among the top 108 public and private universities in the country. NDSU is in the elite category of "Research Universities/Very High Research Activity." NDSU is one of two flagship universities in North Dakota, with several programs ranked in the Top 100 by the National Science Foundation.
Social Life And Activities
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Percent students who are frat members 2%
  • Number of frat chapter houses 11
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 1%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Epsilon, Blue Key, Golden Key, Lambda Pi Eta, Libra, Mortor Board, National Residence Hall Honorary, Order of Omega, Phi Eta Sigma, Phi Upsilon Omicron, Pi Kappa Delta, Pi Tau Sigma, Psi Chi, Rho Chi, Rho Lambda, Tau Beta Pi, National Society of coll
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Homecoming, Spring Blast Week, Bison Blizzard Bash, Women's Week, Internatinal Week, National Coming Out Week, Campus GLBTQA Pride Week, Civil Education Month, Band Day/Battle of the Bands, Black History Month, Little International, Weeks of Welcome, Greek
  • Number of frats 11
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Vietnamese Student Association, Association of Students from India, Bangladeshi Students, Black Student Alliance, French Club, International Student Association, Native American Student Association, Union of Chinese Student
  • Number of sororities 4
  • Number of students in fraternities 11
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Baptist Student Fellowship, Campus Crusade for Christ, Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship, Intervarsity Christian Fellowship, Hillel, Lutheran Student Fellowship, Muslim Student Association, St. Paul's Catholic Newman Center, U
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Distance to nearest airport Fargo (1), Minneapolis (230)
  • Distance to nearest train Fargo (2)
  • Distance to nearest bus Fargo (3)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 81%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (38%), women's dorms (26%), men's dorms (20%), apartments for married students (6%), apartment for single students (10%), other housing options
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing N/A
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 12%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 10%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 33%
  • Number of students using college housing 30%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 2%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 43
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 7%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
Campus Services
  • Number Of Microforms 450,000
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Library On Campus N/A
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 510,000
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 50
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 50
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in some classrooms, in computer labs, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 60,000
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 3,400
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 500
  • Campus Safety late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, religious
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 1,600
  • Museums Institution for Regional Studies, University Archives
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Subscriptions 18,000
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi N/A
  • Library Facilities Aritecture Library, H.J. Kosterman Chemistry Library, Haakenseon Health Science Library, Institute for Regional Studies
  • OS of Wifi Network N/A
  • Number of e-books 10,000
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
Student Employment and Career
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 87%
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Mericare Medical Center, North Dakota State University, Fargo government and schools
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 19%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 3,625
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities City