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Freshmen Admissions

Let Us Help You Get Started

Explore Our Majors

The next world-changing breakthrough could come from you. Search our 225+ fields of study, and pursue exactly what you're passionate about.

Admission Requirements

From test scores to transcripts, we'll help you get organized with everything you'll need to apply and outline any requirement you may need to fulfill.

How to Apply

We'll walk you through the steps to admission and review your options for financial aid, scholarships, housing and more.

Schedule a Visit

The best way to see what life is like in Grand Forks is to come to Grand Forks. Take a tour, meet with admissions staff and experience UND in person.

Costs & Aid

Let us show you all the options that make UND an affordable place for a quality education — from grants to scholarships to work opportunities and more.

Housing & Dining

You'll be required to live on campus as a first-time freshman — close to all your classes and among a community of your peers.

Create memories outside the classroom

UND offers big campus opportunities with a small-campus feel.

From Division I athletics, 250+ student organizations, concerts and cultural nights, there's something for everyone at UND.

Student Life at UND
Downtown Grand Forks

Love where you live

Let this vibrant city on the western banks of the Red River surprise you.

With low unemployment, a Midwestern sensibility and plenty of things to do, come and see why Grand Forks is consistently ranked among America's best college towns.

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Safety is our priority

The safety and well-being of our students, faculty, staff and visitors are our foremost concern.

We work diligently to reduce the risk and potential for crime but recognize we cannot do it alone. Learn how we work together to keep UND safe.

Campus Safety

Make yourself at home

Settle into your residence hall, steps away from your classes and dining options.

Too cold to be outside? Walk through our heated tunnels and skyways to get to a dining center or class. Or hop on the shuttle bus to get across campus fast.

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Your Good Grades Pay Off

Get rewarded and claim your share of $7.8 million in academic scholarships. UND is one of the most affordable universities in the region with students receiving and average of $11,400 per year in financial aid.

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See It for Yourself

Experience UND

Visiting Grand Forks is the best way to see what it's like to live and learn here. The state's flagship university sits on 550 acres along the meandering English Coulee, in the heart of this vibrant Midwestern city.

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