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Minnesota State Mankato to Waive New Undergraduate Student Application Fees in October

Undergraduate admission fee for new students is waived in October as part of "College Knowledge Month."

Minnesota State University, Mankato Media Relations Office News Release, 9-30-2019

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Mankato, Minn. – Minnesota State University, Mankato is participating in “College Knowledge Month,” a statewide effort to provide students exploring their higher education options, and as part of this effort will waive its $20 application fee for new undergraduate students who apply for admission during the month of October.

Information on admission to Minnesota State Mankato is available here. Prospective students with questions may contact the Office of Admissions by phone at 507-389-1822 or by email at

Media with questions about Minnesota State Mankato admissions may contact Brian Jones, director of admissions, by email at at 507-389-2422.

Minnesota State Mankato is joining colleges and universities throughout the Minnesota State system that are participating in “College Knowledge Month.”

“The colleges and universities of Minnesota State offer a transformational education, and are the most affordable and accessible options in the state,” said Devinder Malhotra, chancellor of Minnesota State, in a Minnesota State news release. “I encourage everyone who is considering higher education to take advantage of College Knowledge Month to fully explore the many opportunities available in Minnesota and take the first steps towards a brighter future for themselves and for their families.”

For more information, contact any of the Minnesota State colleges or universities, or visit

Minnesota State Mankato, a comprehensive university with 14,227 students, is part of the Minnesota State system, which includes 30 colleges and seven universities.

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