The University has always shared its knowledge, the fruits of its discoveries, and the talents of its faculty, staff, and students with the communities it exists to serve. Together, University and community partners help businesses come into being, build bridges between cultures, tackle environmental challenges, and guide Minnesota families toward healthier lives.
The Office for Public Engagement helps the University build connections that cross the boundaries of its campuses.
The Urban Research and Outreach/Engagement Center (UROC) anchors the University's presence in the North Minneapolis community and supports community development projects there.
University Economic Development serves as the front door for economic development at the U of M, helping external partners to connect with the resources, services and expertise at the university and its system campuses.
From nutritional advice to continuing professional education, colleges of the University offer resources to surrounding communities.
Engage!: Use the Engage! search to discover ways to get involved at the University of Minnesota and in the Twin Cities community.
Community Engagement Scholars Program
Community engagement: Opportunities for international students.
The University operates many offices and research centers throughout Minnesota.