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Elevate Minnesota

If you’re looking to stay close to home as the nation continues to face the challenges of the coronavirus pandemic, we’re here for you.

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Elevate Minnesota

Take comfort in staying close to home when you attend St. Cloud State University while also having a traditional college experience with safety guidelines taken into account.

We are Bringing Huskies Home this fall with on campus classes, housing, athletics and events — all while keeping your safety in mind as our top priority.

We are offering single rooms only in our residential halls, planning hybrid courses that include online and in-person components, and preparing an aggressive campus cleaning initiative.

To make your application easier, we have made ACT/SAT optional and eliminated our application fee.

St. Cloud State Student

Elevate Minnesota Scholars Benefits at St. Cloud State

  • A streamlined application process: online, no application fee, ACT/SAT optional
  • Guaranteed acceptance of all credits earned with a grade of C or better from an accredited out-of-state institution*
  • Access to tuition that starts at $8,600 a year – before scholarships or other aid
  • Access to the numerous scholarship and financial aid programs offered by the State of Minnesota and our St. Cloud State-specific scholarships
  • Access to the Minnesota Transfer Curriculum Package: a 40-credit package of general education courses accepted for transfer to other state colleges and universities, as well as many private colleges and universities
  • Participation in service-learning opportunities, employer-partnership learning opportunities, community service and volunteer projects, and 250 student organizations
  • The opportunity to gain an extraordinary education at an exceptional value while staying close to home and family during this challenging global pandemic

* Credits may be applied to general education courses, not necessarily to a major program.

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