University of North Dakota

As the state's flagship university, the University of North Dakota offers more than 200 fields of study, and educates many of the state's doctors, entrepreneurs, engineers, lawyers, nurses, teachers and other professionals who will be innovators in their fields for years to come. UND offers bachelors, masters, doctoral, law and medical degrees, and is recognized for its research and development of Unmanned Aerial Systems, Rural Health and Petroleum Engineering. With nearly 15,000 students coming from every U.S. state and more than 80 nations, UND has a vibrant campus that combines big campus opportunities with a small campus feel.Founded in 1883 - six years before North Dakota became a state - UND still remains true to its original vision as a university with a strong liberal arts foundation. Today, UND combines those courses with professional and specialized programs, such as aerospace, medicine, nursing, engineering, business, the arts and unmanned aerial systems, among countless others, to take on a lifetime of challenges and lead in a rapidly changing world. Globally respected faculty create a well-rounded, balanced education that fosters superior critical thinking and communication skills. Located in Grand Forks, a classic college town of 55,000, UND is just a few hours from Minneapolis and Winnipeg. CommunityUND is committed to helping students succeed through its top-notch faculty, advisors and student services. Student life is an important element of the UND experience. With service-learning groups, internships, leadership positions in 275+ clubs and organizations, and education abroad, there are plenty of ways students can get involved while on campus. UND also boasts one of the best Wellness Centers in the nation and has been named the third healthiest college in the United States by Greatist.com. UND's football, men's and women's basketball and volleyball teams all won Big Sky Conference Championships in 2016-17 and our men's hockey program, with eight national titles, is a perennial contender for the Frozen Four.

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school_type year_founded religious_affiliation academic_calendar year_2016_endowment address telephone
Public, Coed 1883 N/A Semester $177.3 million Gorecki Center 3501 University Avenue Stop 8357, Grand Forks, ND 58202 (800) 225-5863
overall score total score state city online paying global
32 100.0 North Dakota Grand Forks 355 346