If you're a college student thinking about transferring to the University of Minnesota, pay attention: it's about to get tougher to make the cut.
For the first time in two years, the state expects to have enough money to cover its portion of aid for needy college students.
The Minneapolis DFLer spent three decades in the Legislature, serving in several leadership positions including majority leader, and chairman of committees on education and taxes.
The new leader of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system faces a heavy workload and some challenging times ahead. Steven Rosenstone was officially installed as chancellor of the 31 college MnSCU system during a ceremony Wednesday at the state Capitol.
A proposal suggests adding 1,000 students to science and technology programs, increasing undergrads on campus to about 33,000.
The regents of the University of Minnesota are scheduled to approve a formal request to the Legislature for $170 million for building and renovation projects during their regular meeting Friday.
After years of growth, enrollment dipped this fall in the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system, compared to last year.
The University of Minnesota has announced that Karen Hanson will be the school's next provost and senior vice president of academic affairs.
New student centers are opening at a number of colleges around Minnesota and they are primarily funded by the students who use them.
Eric Kaler was officially inaugurated as the president of the University of Minnesota Thursday, and let those at the school know he's a tough boss who expects a lot from them.
Two months into his job as head of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system, Chancellor Steven Rosenstone is about to implement improvements to the 31-college system.
About a dozen union workers protested Tuesday outside the headquarters of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system in downtown St. Paul.
Jerry Kill, coach of the University of Minnesota Gophers football team, was released from the hospital Thursday following hospitalization for a seizure he suffered last weekend during a game.
A new report from the U.S. Department of Education shows rising default rates on federal student loans both nationally and here in Minnesota.
University of Minnesota football coach Jerry Kill remains in the hospital, but in good condition.