U Of M Will Require COVID-19 Vaccination For Students After FDA ApprovalThe university said FDA approval of one of the vaccines is "anticipated in the coming weeks."
University of Minnesota Vows To Boost Safety Measures After Shootings In DinkytownThe University of Minnesota President Joan Gabel announced new and increased safety protocols around campus Monday after a recent shooting that injured 3 students.
University Of Minnesota President: 1st Phase Of Reopening Plan 'Not Going To Be Much Fun'The University of Minnesota's reopening is under such strict guidelines that even President Joan Gabel admits it won’t be much fun.
U Of M President To Propose Delaying Move-In At Least 2 Weeks, Start All Classes OnlineUniversity of Minnesota President Joan Gabel is proposing to postpone dorm move-in at select campuses by at least two weeks, as well as start all classes online due to COVID-19 concerns.
University of Minnesota To Help International Students Comply With ICE DirectiveThe University of Minnesota is reviewing its fall semester plans to make sure that international students aren't forced to leave the country under new guidance from federal immigration authorities.
University Of Minnesota Students Rally In Effort To Defund, Disarm Campus PoliceUniversity of Minnesota students rallied Sunday afternoon in a call for the defunding of campus police.
U Of M Board Of Regents Votes Unanimously To Plan For On-Campus Classes This FallAfter months of planning and consulting with students, staff and health experts, the University of Minnesota believes it can safely resume classes at all five of its campuses.
U Of M Board Discussing Ways Students Can Return In FallThe U is prepared to pivot. For international students struggling with visas or those with underlying health conditions, many classes will still be offered online.
Sports Community Embraces 9-Year-Old Girl's Bracelet Drive, Raising $20K For Minneapolis CommunitiesThe effort to help those affected by the destructive riots in Minneapolis comes in all shapes and sizes.
University Of Minnesota To Close Thursday At Noon In Honor Of George Floyd Memorial ServiceThe University of Minnesota will be closed Thursday starting at noon in honor of George Floyd, whose private memorial service will be held in Minneapolis the same day.
U Of M President Announces Plans To Cut Some Ties With Minneapolis Police DepartmentThe University of Minnesota says that they are cutting some ties with the Minneapolis Police Department, in the wake of the death of George Floyd earlier this week.
Coronavirus In MN: University Of Minnesota To Host Virtual Celebration For 2020 GraduatesThe University of Minnesota President Joan Gabel sent out a systemwide message on Friday to all students, staff and faculty regarding a virtual celebration for 2020 graduates.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: 'Worst-Case' University Of Minnesota Financial Forecast Predicts $315 Million Loss From COVID-19Associate vice president of university finance Julie Tonneson said the worst-case forecast calls for a decrease in newly enrolled students — freshmen or transfers — of as much as 20%.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: University Of Minnesota To Partially Refund Students For Some Fees After BacklashStudents were originally only reimbursed a little more than one fifth of the costs for their room & board fees.
WCCO's One-On-One With University of Minnesota President Joan GabelThe University of Minnesota's new president has been in office for four months now. Joan Gabel is the 17th president in the U's 167-year history and the first woman.