How much does Minot State University cost?

Minot State University Cost of Attendance
In-state $6,810
Out-of-state $6,810
On-Campus Room and Board $6,344
Off-Campus Room and Board $8,336
Average Annual Cost
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $7,233
$30,000-$48,000 $7,387
$48,000-$75,000 $10,664
$75,000-$110,000 $7,233
Over $110,000 $12,445

Minot State University Financial Aid and Debt


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Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 88% $3,973
Federal Grants 15% $4,280
Pell grants 15% $3,762
Other federal grants 7% $572
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 36% $1,841
Institutional grants or scholarships 70% $3,363
Student loan aid 43% $5,481
Federal student loans 41% $6,344
Other student loans 7% $5,323

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Attend a summer program 139 Up to $6,000
Visit a college campus 276 Up to $6,000
Do community service 274 Up to $75
Do an extracurricular activity 273 Up to $2,000
Take a foreign language class 162 Up to $5,000
Have work experience 159 Up to $10,000
Play a sport 148 Up to $1,500

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Minot State University Admissions

What is Minot State University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 60%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 15% of applicants
SAT Reading 440-530
SAT Math 480-560
SAT Writing
ACT Submissions 80% of applicants
Composite Score 18-23

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Minot State University Campus Life


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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 3070
Living on campus 4%
Transfer Students 71%
Under Age 25 50%
Gender Balance

Student Diversity

Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
Hispanic or Latino
Black or African American
American Indian or Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

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About Minot State University

Minot State University is a regional, public institution located in the northwest region of North Dakota, serving students from Minot, the region, state, nation, and other countries. Undergraduate and graduate courses and programs are offered on campus and at a distance, through face-to-face, online, and alternative modes of delivery. Non-credit and professional training and experiences are offered to students and community members. Committed to high academic standards and professional support for students, the university is dedicated to student success, engaged and life-long learning, advancement of knowledge, effective student service, and development of students of character. These commitments are grounded in effective and motivated teaching and learning, scholarship, and service. General studies and a variety of programs are offered in the arts and sciences, business, and education and health sciences. A wide range of student support services is provided to on-campus and off- campus students. The university values critical and creative thinking, vitality of communities and cultures, stewardship of place, and the multicultural and global environment. The university honors and supports the dignity and rights of diverse individuals, freedom of expression, academic freedom, ethical and moral behavior, integrity, fairness, and honesty. Minot State University is first and foremost dedicated to the success of all students: their growth and development as educated citizens, their confidence, and their life-long devotion to the common good and the welfare of others.


500 University Ave W
Minot, ND

Type Public
Profit Status
Category Master's Colleges and Universities
Setting Remote Town
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify