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Success Stories

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I got an Internship!

Carlson School of Management has a lot of resources available for their students. They host Career & Internship Fair every semester that more than 100 recruiters from local and national companies are coming to recruit Carlson students. The...
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2013: An Incredible Year for a Grad Student

There are so many differences in terms of culture that we, as International Students, know they exist. One of them, is the idea of creating new resolutions. Nevertheless, in my home country, Colombia, we think more about the past than the future. I...
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U of M, Studying Abroad and International Buddy Program (IBP)

U of M, Studying Abroad and International Buddy Program (IBP) Why are they awesome? Dear International students! I want to tell you three things, one awesome, one good and one …maybe not so good. Lets start with not-so-good-one. If you are trying to...
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Mike's Story

Mike Golman is a senior Biomedical engineering student at the University of Minnesota. He was born in Russia and spent part of his life in Japan and in Thailand. Four years ago, when he first came to Minnesota, he knew that he was good at...
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Trip to Trinidad & Tobago: Being a Grad student

I had the opportunity to travel to Trinidad & Tobago, an island from the Caribbean. I assisted to a Conference named “Continuities, Challenges and Transformations in Caribbean Gender Relations”. The most important eventuality of the trip was...
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Who is Ángela Castro?

Hey there! I'm Ángela Castro, originally from Colombia , specifically from a vibrant city called Cali. It's always sunny and warm in my hometown and you'll always find a place to dance salsa and exquisite food such as ajiaco, arepas, buñuelos,...
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Involvement=Key to Sucess

Hello everyone, my name is Young, one of the International Student Ambassadors. I am going to introduce you to how to become successful as an international student here in the University of Minnesota. This is the picture of my Pledge Class for...

Advisers and Counselors

Dear Advisers and Counselors,

Thank you for your interest in learning more about the University of Minnesota. Our dedication to providing a great education experience to international students began more than 100 years ago, and we are incredibly proud to be leaders in international education.

Our Students

Who Are Our Students?

Fall 2019 International Total Enrollment
Undergraduate 2,734 31,367
Graduate/Professional 3,396 15,958
Non-Degree 328 4,002


Beyond the classrooms and lecture halls, the University of Minnesota offers many resources and programs to enhance students’ overall educational, social, and personal experiences.