Admissions Checklists

Please review the checklists below to help your student complete their application to Minot State!

  1. Submit the Minot State application online and pay the $35 application fee.
  2. Submit all in progress academic records (high school transcripts, test scores, or other applicable information) to Minot State.
  3. Submit official ACT or SAT test results.
  4. After high school graduation, Minot State will need an official, final high school transcript to complete the admission file. If your student has completed college credits while in high school, we need an official, final transcript from the college as well.

Important Notice Regarding Transcripts Between North Dakota Public Colleges and Universities (NDUS)

If you are requesting your Minot State University transcript to be sent to any of the following institutions for admission as a student:

  • Bismarck State College
  • Dakota College at Bottineau
  • Dickinson State University
  • Lake Region State College
  • Mayville State University
  • North Dakota State College of Science
  • North Dakota State University
  • University of North Dakota
  • Valley City State University
  • Williston State College

It is not necessary to request transcripts. Instead, Minot State will be able retrieve your academic transcript from your previous NDUS institution at no charge to you. You will, however, be notified if you have any holds on your academic transcripts for outstanding debt owed to a NDUS college or university. No refunds will be granted for individuals who inadvertently request transcripts to be exchanged between NDUS colleges and universities.

  1. Submit the Minot State application online and pay the $35 application fee.
  2. Submit all official in progress academic records (transcripts, test scores, or other applicable information) to Minot State.
  3. If you do not have 24 transferable credits and will be less than 25 on the first day of school, submit official ACT or SAT test results.
  4. After completion at the current institution, Minot State will need an official, final transcript to complete the admission file.

Important Notice Regarding Transcripts Between North Dakota Public Colleges and Universities (NDUS)

If you are requesting your Minot State University transcript to be sent to any of the following institutions for admission as a student:

  • Bismarck State College
  • Dakota College at Bottineau
  • Dickinson State University
  • Lake Region State College
  • Mayville State University
  • North Dakota State College of Science
  • North Dakota State University
  • University of North Dakota
  • Valley City State University
  • Williston State College

It is not necessary to request transcripts be sent to Minot State. Instead, the NDUS college or university to which you have applied will be able retrieve your academic transcript from Minot State University at no charge to you. You will, however, be notified if you have any holds on your academic transcripts for outstanding debt owed to a NDUS college or university. No refunds will be granted for individuals who inadvertently request transcripts to be exchanged between NDUS colleges and universities.