Profile: University of Minnesota Morris

Fast Facts

On Campus:46%
  • Fall 08/2-12/15
  • Spring 01/15-05/11

Tuition & Payments

You will pay in-state/in province tuition/fees directly to your host campus.
OPEN - Host campus accepts ALL qualified applicants.

You will pay your normal tuition/fees to your home campus.
OPEN - Host campus accepts ALL qualified applicants.

Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Plan A Tuition & Fees:

Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Room And Meals:

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Campus Diversity
16%Native/First Nation
0%Hawaiian/Pacific Island
0%Two or more races

Campus Profile

As an intentionally small, residential, liberal arts school, the University of Minnesota, Morris:
- offers a personalized education for every student
- unites an eclectic mix of faculty, staff, and students generating a one-of-a-kind synergy inspiring open-mindedness, involvement, discovery, creativity, and determination
- nurtures enthusiastic students seeking challenges in the classroom and engagement in the community
- supports dedicated faculty who teach, advise, mentor, and challenge students—then guide them through those challenges
- maintains academic resources that nurture and support successful college experiences
- creates opportunities in and out of the classroom for student growth in critical thinking, creativity, confidence, leadership ability, teamwork capability, communication skills, and community involvement
- celebrates diversity in its many forms
- COPLAC membership

Campus Location - Morris is a thriving rural community with approximately 5,000 citizens, located in west-central Minnesota. Our scenic city is a welcoming place for visitors, as well as people looking to make Morris their home.

Helpful Information - Morris is a student-centered experience that helps students build community. Morris has a focus on renewable and sustainable lifestyles. As a campus, Morris is off the grid one-third of the year. Students at Morris are highly engaged in research and enrichment opportunities. Morris is a place where we are asking and answering the big questions!

Undergraduate Majors Open to NSE Students

Anthropology: American Indian Studies, Anthropology

Area Studies: Gender, Ethnicity and Multicultural Studies, Latin American Studies

Art/Design/Fine Art: Art History, Studio Art

Athletics: Sports Management/Administration

Biological Sciences: Biology/Life Science

Business: Management

Chemistry: Biochemistry, Chemistry

Communications: Communication

Economics: Economics

English: English, Rhetoric

Environmental Studies: Environmental Sciences, Environmental Studies

Foreign Language: French, German, Spanish

General Studies: Gender Studies, Individualized Degree Program, Individualized Studies, Interdisciplinary Studies, Social Sciences

Geology: Geology

History: History

Information Studies: Computer Science

Mathematics: Mathematics, Statistics

Performing Arts: Music, Theater Arts/Drama

Philosophy/Religious Studies: Philosophy

Physics: Physics

Political Science: Political Science

Psychology: Psychology

Recreation: Sports Management

Sociology/Social Work: Gender Studies, Human Services, Sociology, Women and Gender Studies, Womens Studies

Theater: Performance and Directing

Closed Programs
Elementary and Secondary Education.

Notable Academic Programs
Studio Art
Environmental Studies

Unique Academic Programs
American Indian Studies
Environmental Sciences
Sports Management
Studio Art

Special Options
Honors Access: Yes
RA Exchange: Yes
Study Abroad Access: Yes

Registration Priority GPA and Other Academic Requirements Exchange Preferences Mid-Year Exchange Non-Native English Speakers Graduate and Post-Baccalaureate Students Summer Exchange International Students (Visa Students)
Tuition and Fees Per Semester - Plan A Students Tuition and Fees - Plan B Students
Maximum Credit Hours Per Semester
Miscellaneous Fees - Per Semester
Figures are current as of 7/25/2017.

Purpose Amount Period Plan Status
Housing Deposit: $50 Year Plan A & B Mandatory
Health Insurance: $1,050 Year Plan A & B Optional
Parking Fee: $120 Year Plan A & B Optional

Important Notes: All incoming students must have health insurance. They are not required to purchase the university plan, but if they do not, they must provide proof of insurance.

Exchange with Canada - Health Insurance
Students must purchase campus health insurance at $999 per semester.

Financial Aid
Plan A
For Plan A U.S. students, aid is awarded by and disbursed from your host campus. Students apply for federally funded financial aid by using the FAFSA code of their host campus. Host campuses award aid to eligible incoming Plan A students on a first-come, first-served basis as long as funds are available. Ask your home campus NSE coordinator if your campus awards aid to their own outgoing students. If so, do not apply for aid from your host campus.

For eligible Plan A applicants U.S. federal financial aid may be available in the following programs:

Use FAFSA CODE: 002389

Plan B
For eligible Plan B students, aid is awarded by and disbursed from your home campus.

Regardless of Plan A or Plan B, students exchanging to or from Canada, apply for financial aid at their home campus.
On-Campus Housing Per Semester Off-Campus Housing Meal Plans Per Semester Notes About Meal Plans
The University of Minnesota, Morris has three meals plans, all costing 2081.00. Students can choose unlimited dining hall meals, 240 meals + 50 dining dollars or 150 meals + 250 dining dollars. Students living the the on-campus apartments or off-campus housing may purchase a meal plan consisting of 50 meals + 200 Dining Dollars for $848.00. Dining dollars can be used in an on-campus cafe and the on-campus convenience store.

All data in this document is the responsibility of the campus and has been provided by the campus NSE coordinator.