Minnesota State Colleges and Universities - Application for admission process

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How to apply

Use our universal application to apply to any Minnesota State institution

Option 1: Apply online

Apply to one or more of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities using our electronic admissions system.

Begin Application

Option 2: Download a printable application

You can apply to any of the 32 Minnesota State Colleges and Universities with a single PDF form. A one-time $20 non-refundable application fee must be sent with the application form to each institution where you apply. Institutions may waive this fee in case of financial need. If you feel you may qualify for a waiver, contact the admissions office and ask about its policy.

Universal Application for Admission (PDF)

If you cannot download and print a PDF file, you can:

  • Request an application with our request form and we will mail you a copy.
  • Call the system’s toll-free number, 1-888-667-2848, to request that a printed application be mailed to you.
  • Stop by any college or university and pick one up.