Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Minnesota State University, Mankato

  • 150th Anniversary Celebration Sesquicentennial Logo

    150th Anniversary Logo Revealed

    Minnesota State Mankato will use the official Sesquicentennial Logo as its signature brand through December 2018.

  • Big ideas. Real-world thinking.

    Minnesota State Mankato alumnus Andrew Hanegmon has a big idea: Develop new jobs and businesses on the Iron Range.

  • Six Fulbright Scholars

    Shining Bright

    Six Fulbright Scholars in one program "is an extraordinary statement about the relationship we’ve built with Fulbright."

  • Big ideas. Real-world thinking.

    Professor Tonya Butler has a big idea: Prepare students to become leaders in the music industry.

  • Wilbur Neushwander-Frink

    A Life of Advocacy

    Wilbur Neushwander-Frink’s big idea: serve and support people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Big ideas. Real-world thinking.

At Minnesota State Mankato, your big ideas will become reality. We are here to help you transform your life, and the world.

Visit Campus

Visit Campus

Come see our fabulous fountain, hear the Bell Tower chime and meet the friendly people on our beautiful campus.

Quality Academics

Quality Academics

We offer comprehensive support services, more than 130 programs and a variety of opportunities to excel in and out of the classroom.

Flexible Learning

Flexible Learning

Our online and Twin Cities-based programs allow students to advance their careers, complete a degree or build new skill sets from anywhere.

News & Events

'Camp Maverick – Rec N’ Read' Offered in June for Kindergarten through 5th Grade Students

Camp aims to help kids maintain their interest in reading and recreation over the summer.

University Awards 2,334 Degrees at End of Spring Semester

Nearly 2,000 bachelor's degrees and more than 300 graduate degrees and certificates awarded.

College of Business Announces Big Ideas Challenge Winner

Sophomore Jackson Jones won $12,000 for his business, Primate Longboards.

Musical Theatre Student Wins National Award

Claire Clauson named top musical theatre actor in the nation.

Student-athletes are able to thrive both academically and athletically at Minnesota State Mankato.

Strategic Partnerships creates opportunities to put the big ideas of our students, faculty and staff to real-world use.

The diversity of our students, faculty and staff enriches the college experience for everyone at Minnesota State Mankato.

Giving to Minnesota State Mankato has a real-world impact on students: It transforms their lives by supporting them as they pursue their big ideas.