Veteran Admission

The University of Minnesota Crookston appreciates your service to our community and country. The Office of Admissions is here to assist you through the admissions process for both online and on campus students.

On Campus Degrees   Online Degrees

Getting Started

Getting Started

No Application Fee

The University of Minnesota Crookston waives the application fee for active military. Select the fee waiver on the application.

First-Year or Transfer Students

If you have attempted college credit after high school, you will apply as a transfer student. If not, you should apply as a first-year student.  

Application Requirements

Your perspective and experience brings an important aspect to the admissions application. We are a test-optional university which allows you to decide whether or not you wish to submit your ACT or SAT. See the admission requirements below for each type of student:

First Year

  • High School Transcripts

Transfer

  • College Transcripts

If you have additional college credit including military credit, CLEP, DSST, Joint Service Transcript, or CCAF make sure to submit all official transcripts and scores.

Apply

Know your Benefits

Know your Benefits

Learn more
To learn more about your GI Bill, education benefits or learn what tuition assistance is available to you visit our Know Your Benefits.

Start using your benefits
Ready to start? Apply to use your benefits here.

Transfer Credit

Transfer Credit

The University of Minnesota Crookston prides ourselves in being a transfer-friendly institution. There are a variety of ways to transfer credit and apply towards your degree. Credit for nontraditional learning (AP, IB, CLEP, military schools, DANTES/DSST) will be accepted based on our policies.

Financial Aid and Scholarships

Financial Aid and Scholarships

In-State Tuition
All veteran students are eligible for in-state tuition.

Financial Aid and Scholarships for Veterans
Learn more about Financial Aid and Scholarships available for Veteran students.

Additional Scholarships for Veterans
The Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs has compiled a
list of scholarships available to veterans, their spouses and families.

VA Certifying Official & Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs Campus Representative

VA Certifying Official & Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs Campus Representative

VA Certifying Official

Contact our Office of the Registrar for a VA Certifying Official
Email: umcreg@umn.edu
Phone: 218-281-8548

Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs Campus Representative 

Tony Schnellbach MSW, LGSW
Email:
tony.schnellbach@state.mn.us
Phone: 218-208-7544

Veteran Admission

University of Minnesota Crookston

Suite-A Owen Hall

2900 University Ave

Crookston, MN 56716

PHONE: 218-281-8569

FAX: 

umcinfo@umn.edu

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