University of Minnesota – Twin Cities (U of M) is an urban University that sits right on the banks of the Mississippi. Academically, the school is well-known for its business, management, education, human development, and law departments. The school encourages research projects, even among undergrads.
The campus has a rich party scene that appeals to many different types of people. It’s not uncommon to see groups of people hopping from party to party on weekends in Dinkytown. U of M also has a very diverse Greek life, with more than 30 Fraternities and Sororities for almost every background and personality. They’re also known for their outstanding theme parties.
Sports are an important part of the U of M college experience. Students flock to the games, whether it’s a football game or hockey tournament and unite by cheering on their teams! Even those who don’t like sports are often swept up by all of the excitement that revolves around game days!