205 Twamley Hall 264 Centennial Drive St, Grand Forks, ND 58202 800-225-5863
About University of North Dakota
  • Year of Foundation 1883
  • Size of Campus 549 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master, Post Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 10,498
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 45% 55% 49%OUS
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $15,091
  • Room and Board $5,950
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $35
  • Enrollment No. 10,440
The University of North Dakota (UND) is a public university in Grand Forks, North Dakota, USA. Established by the Dakota Territorial Assembly in 1883, six years before the establishment of the state of North Dakota, UND is the oldest and largest university in the state and enrolls over 14,000 students. UND was founded as a university with a strong liberal arts foundation. UND offers a variety of professional and specialized programs, including the only schools of law and medicine in the state. UND is known for its School of Aerospace Sciences which trains airplane pilots from around the world. UND has also been named a space grant institution.
Social Life And Activities
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 8%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Black Student Council, Hispanic-American Council, Indian Asso. , Indians Into Medicine (INMED), Student Asso. , Native American Business Leaders, Chinese Student Asso. , Far East Alliance, Nordic Club, International Student
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 13
  • Other general policies hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 12
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Potato Bowl, Time Out and Wacipi Week(annual Pow-Wow), Homecoming Parade, Writers Conference, Ye Olde Christmasse Feaste, Spring Concert, Sports, Hockey Games, Honors Day, Hockey Games - Sioux-Gopher series, football-tailgating, involvement expo;
  • Number of students in fraternities 13
  • Percent students who are frat members 10%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Eta Rho, Alpha Kappa Delta, Alpha Lambda Delta, Alpha Phi Omega, Alpha Tau, Beta Gamma Sigma, Beta Alpha Psi, Delta Pi Epsilon, Delta Theta Phi, Epsilon Pi Tau, Eta Kappa Nu, Gamma Sigma Alpha, Gamma Theta Upsilon, Golden Key National Honor Society,
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities 7
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Campus Ministry Asso. , Christus Rex Lutheran Campus Ministry(the Evangelical Lutheran Church in American, Wittenberg Lutheran Chapel(the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)St. Thomas Aquinas Newman Center(Campus Catholic Minis
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Distance to nearest bus Grand Forks (1)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Grand Forks (5), Minneapolis (300)
  • Distance to nearest train Grand Forks (2)
Student Housing
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (9%), women's dorms (8%), men's dorms (9%), sorority housing (2%), fraternity housing (2%), apartments for married students (1%), apartment for single students (5%), special housing for disabled students (1%), other housing options (63%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 78%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 2%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 17%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 106
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 5%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Number of students using college housing 29%
Campus Services
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 16,494
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 20
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance, other
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 1,410,209
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 450
  • 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)
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, other
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Subscriptions 15,763
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in some classrooms, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 70
  • Computer Courses No
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 1,676,498
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 2,100
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 500
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Library Facilities 100%
  • Number of e-books 25,450
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help study skills, other
  • Museums North Dakota Museum of Art,Chester Fritz Auditorium,Hughes Fine Arts,Burtness Theatre, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences,Mining Mineral Resources Research Institute,Energy Research Center,Remote Sensing
Student Employment and Career
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 22%
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs The University of North Dakota, Altru Health System and Altru Hospital, Grand Forks Public School District, Department of Transportation-FAA, United States Air Force/Army/Navy, MeritCare Hospital,Airline Industry, Cargil, Great Plains Software, Mayo Clini
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 2 years 87%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 4,017
  • Navy ROTC on campus? N/A
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
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