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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

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Student Government Sponsored Services

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The Student Government makes several services available to students and you are encouraged to make use of them as the need arises.

Student Attorney

Students at Minnesota State Mankato have the right to free legal advice. The Student Association provides a licensed practicing attorney through funding from student activity fees. The Student's Attorney advises and informs students and special interest groups at Minnesota State Mankato on a part-time basis.

Maverick Textbook Reserve

A unique 2 hour checkout program sponsored in partnership with the MSSA, Library Services, and Barnes & Noble University Bookstore. It provides free access for some of the more expensive textbooks listed on the MavTextbook Reserve. The Minnesota State Student Association works with Barnes & Noble, interested faculty and Library Services to determine which textbooks go on the checkout list each semester.

Enterprise CarShare Campus Car Rental Program

Rental car options for Students at a very low and affordable cost. The contract with Enterprise CarShare is administered by the Minnesota State Student Association as one of its signature service programs. The two rental vehicles are strategically located in Lot 11a, right outside the Student Senate's Office in the Centennial Student Union. Customers include any domestic or international student who has a qualified drivers license. Faculty and staff are also welcomed to rent a sedan.

Grade Appeals

Unfair grade? MSSA can help you through the appeals process.

Award & Scholarship Information

Links to forms for a variety of scholarships and awards available to Minnesota State Mankato students.

Additional Student Resources

Whether you're looking for resources about off-campus housing or just want to learn more about the MSSA, this is the place. The information in this area changes regularly, so be sure to check back often.