North Dakota State University is distinctive as a student focused, land grant, research university.
We provide a superior teaching and learning environment within and outside the traditional classroom. We promote and value liberal, graduate and professional education in a collegial environment where divergent ideas can be shared. We foster an environment that promotes life-long learning with individually defined goals.
There is exceptional research infrastructure in place; new partnerships underway; and world class opportunities available for undergraduate, graduate, faculty and staff researchers and those engaged in creative pursuits at this student-focused, land-grant, research institution.With well over $100 million in research expenditures annually, NDSU’s research intensity frequently places it in lists of top 100 research universities.NDSU’s commitment to serving the State and its citizens is founded in the university’s land-grant mission.
ampus and community leaders talk about the growing demand for educated citizens and the ability and commitment of NDSU to contribute to the public good. NDSU is helping the business community meet its ever-growing need for innovative, intelligent leaders and employees.
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Advising for prospective and enrolled international undergraduate and graduate students on matters such as immigration requirements, employment, health and personal issues, and academic problems
Study abroad student advising for a variety of program types and lengths abroad, as well as marketing and events to promote study abroad and global learning
On-campus programming and activities with an international focus such as International Week, the World iView Speaker Series and Cultural Coffee Hour
The Department of Residence Life supports students by providing a vibrant, healthy place to live and learn. You must request break housing because the residence hall license contract does not include housing costs during breaks.
Expanding and enhancing the libraries’ spaces, resources and services is essential in serving NDSU’s vibrant learning community. The libraries provide stimulating and inviting environments that nurture curiosity, help students achieve academic success, and create lifelong learners. Last year, the Libraries had over 150,000 visitors and 247,088 catalog searches. We taught 5,226 students and answered 7,984 research questions.
The mission of the Student Health Service is to provide access to quality and effective healthcare.You may schedule an appointment with Student Health Service by either of the following:
Log-in to the Student Health Portal
Call the clinic
Campus Attractions (CA) is dedicated to serving the North Dakota State University community by providing educational, cultural, social and recreational programs and activities through a wide variety of resources. CA works hard to provide NDSU students with many unique and entertaining opportunities including but not limited to Club NDSU, late night events, hypnotist, concerts, speakers, and free weekly movies. Campus Attractions is a student-run programming board that is always trying to add exciting events to the NDSU campus. CA is always looking for upbeat, creative and hardworking students to join its outstanding team! If you think you have what it takes to be a part of the CA team join a committee today!
The Wellness Center's Intramural Sports program gives students, staff, and faculty the opportunity to participate in a variety of intramural activities throughout the academic year. Students must be enrolled in at least one credit. Participants must present valid NDSU ID at each event. All individual intramural sports cost $7.50 per participant. An all inclusive yearly intramural pass may be purchased for $25.00. This pass allows access to unlimited participation.
NDSU is accredited as an institution by the Higher Learning Commission.