Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Minnesota State University, Mankato

  • Big ideas. Real-world Thinking.

    Recent Minnesota State Mankato graduate Francis Kanneh has a big idea: Help high school athletes get recruited and earn college scholarships.

  • Mavericks on the court and field

    Mavericks in Medicine

    Former sports stars turned doctors credit success to combining athletics and academics.

  • Big ideas. Real-world Thinking.

    Minnesota State Mankato Professor Chris Veltsos has a big idea: Teach students to take cyber security to the boardroom.

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

Department of Biological Sciences Receives $575,000 Grant for Confocal Microscope

National Science Foundation grant will elevate Minnesota State Mankato's scientific imaging capabilities to levels seen at large research institutions.

Nov. 15-18: 'These Shining Lives'

Play chronicles experiences of four women working in an Illinois watch factory in the 1920s and 1930s.

Nov. 19: Concert Wind Ensemble Concert

Performance will be in Halling Recital Hall.

Nov. 6-Dec. 1: Senior Art Exhibits

Senior art work will be on display in Conkling Gallery.

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.