Welcome Canadian Students!

Minot State University, located just 80 km from the Canadian border, is home to more Canadian students than any other university in North Dakota.

Most of our programs are direct entry. Our knowledgeable staff can help you cross the border and get enrolled in your major hassle free.




Fast Facts:

  • Canadian students pay an affordable flat tuition rate
  • Bachelor's and master's degrees offered on campus
  • Comfortable, safe and convenient living arrangements are available on and off campus
  • Courses offered on a three semester per year basis with eight and sixteen-week schedules
  • Our Wellness Center is open for all students
  • New learning environments in nursing, education, and the College of Business with the Severson Entrepreneurship Academy and Slaaten Learning Center
  • Program Videos


Recorded on April 3, 2019
In this live event, Kent and Breanna, two Canadian students, answer your questions and discuss what it is like being a student at Minot State. They will talk about what they wish they had known and how they recommend new students prepare for life in Minot.


Minot State Viewbook (pdf)

4 Seasons Slideshow
Virtual Campus Tour