College and University Websites
The Minnesota State system comprises 37 colleges and universities with 54 campuses throughout the state of Minnesota.
Board of Trustees
The Board of Trustees section of the website provides information about the Board of Trustees, system policies and procedures and system accountability data.
Career and Technical Education
The Career and Technical Education unit partners closely with the Center for Postsecondary Success at the Minnesota Department of Education to prepare students to enter high skill, high wage or high demand employment in Minnesota.
CareerOneStop is an integrated suite of national websites that help students, job seekers, workforce professionals and businesses find employment and career resources.
CAREERwise Education makes it easier for Minnesotans to research, organize, and understand successful paths to the hottest careers, best education, and perfect jobs.
College and University Websites
Minnesota State comprises of 37 colleges and universities with 54 campuses throughout the state of Minnesota. Locate and visit institution websites using our statewide campus map.
College Faculty Credentialing
College faculty credential fields with their associated minimum qualifications are found on this website. The Academic Affairs College Faculty Credentialing unit develops policies and procedures to assure qualified individuals perform faculty work in our two-year colleges through system-established faculty minimum qualifications under Board Policy 3.32 College Faculty Credentialing and Procedure 3.32.1 College Faculty Credentialing. This applies to faculty positions governed by the Minnesota State College Faculty (MSCF) bargaining agreement.
Connect (StarID and password required)
Connect is the enterprise SharePoint environment for all system employees, faculty and sponsored guests. A StarID and password are required for access to this service. For technical assistance and general questions, please submit a request to the system office web team.
The Degree Audit Reporting System (DARS) is a self-directed, automated electronic tool for tracking a student's progress toward completing an academic program (degree, diploma or certificate). DARS includes a degree audit system and an automated transfer evaluation system that produces screen, print, and web degree audits and transfer evaluation reports.
Divisions and Offices
A list of system office business division and office websites.
GPS LifePlan helps students set goals and design plans that will lead them to the success they desire. This program has the flexibility to be used by students of all ages and at all stages. Explore the website to learn more about the five Plans (Career, Education, Finance, Leadership and Personal) and discover how they might help you.
Instructional Management Systems
The Instructional Management Systems (IMS) website provides information about and status updates for D2L Brightspace and other IMS solutions used for online and collaborative instruction in the Minnesota State system.
Minnesota Library Information Network
MnLINK is a statewide virtual library that electronically links you to Minnesota’s rich library resources. MnLINK supports and develops a technology infrastructure and collaboration to facilitate equitable and shared access to library and information resources for all people of Minnesota.
MnTransfer.org is a Web service that enables students and advisors to access official transfer information. MnTranfer provides articulation and transfer agreements, course equivalencies tables, transfer guidelines and procedures, the Minnesota General Education Transfer Curriculum, a listing of transfer specialists throughout the state, financial aid and scholarship information, and transfer FAQ’s.
Transferology is a multistate, Web-based transfer information system that provides fast and accurate course and credit information to college and university students and their advisors. Minnesota Transferology is a collaborative effort by Minnesota State and the University of Minnesota.
Minnesota State College Search: Information for Prospective Students
The College Search section of the website provides information about the 37 colleges and universities of Minnesota State, including college and university profiles, academic program information, community and online learning options, career and technical education and veterans services.
MyMilitary GPS LifePlan
MyMilitary GPS LifePlan helps service members and veterans set educational and life goals that will lead them to the success they desire. This program has the flexibility to be used by students of all ages and at all stages. Explore the website to learn more about the five Plans (Career, Education, Finance, Leadership and Personal) and discover how they might help you.
Student Loan Service Center
The Student Loan Service Center collects student loans and provides services to individual borrowers as well as system campuses. The center’s website helps student loan borrowers understand and manage student loans by providing deferment, cancellation and payment information.
Veterans Education Transfer System
Created by Minnesota State, The Veterans Education Transfer System (VETS) is an online application that helps past, present and future servicemen and servicewomen determine how their military training can count for credit at Minnesota State Colleges and Universities institutions.