High School Counselors

The University of North Dakota is the state's oldest and largest institution with nearly 13,500 students from all 50 states and 85 countries.

With over 225+ fields of study, we prepare our students to put their insights into action. Working alongside faculty that are experts in their field, students strike a balance between in-class learning and experiential learning.

At a Glance

  • Fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission with numerous college, school and department-level accreditations.
  • Nine colleges, including the state's only law and medical school.
  • Located in Grand Forks, N.D., which is roughing 4.5 hours from downtown Minneapolis, Minn., and two hours south of Winnipeg, Canada, with an metro population of 102,000.
  • Seventeen NCAA Division I teams that compete in the Summit League and the National Collegiate Hockey Conference.

Average class size


UND graduates employed or continuing education


Student to faculty ratio

300 +

Study abroad programs in 40+ countries

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Advanced Coursework

How AP class credit, CLEP, IB Program and other college credits will transfer to UND.

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Gen Eds

Each UND student is required to take 39 credits of Gen Eds (we call them Essential Studies).

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Top 10 Majors at UND

  1. Nursing
  2. Psychology
  3. General Studies
  4. Communication
  5. Commercial Aviation
  6. Mechanical Engineering
  7. Accountancy
  8. Marketing
  9. Elementary Education
  10. Social Work