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Education requirements

The University of Minnesota and its faculty are committed to providing an education that invites you to investigate the world from new perspectives, learn new ways of thinking, and grow as an active citizen and lifelong learner. The University’s general education requirements for all students are designed to be integrated throughout your four-year undergraduate experience. These courses provide you an opportunity to explore fields outside your major and complement your major curriculum with a multidisciplinary perspective.

Important Dates

Academics

Fri, Mar 13, 2020 Last day of instruction for 1st-half semester classes
Mon, Mar 23, 2020 First day of instruction for 2nd-half semester classes
Fri, May 8, 2020 Last day of instruction for full and 2nd-half semester classes