News Release

Some 127 Graduates Earn University of Minnesota Crookston Degree in Spring 2006

By Krista Lemos, Bob Nelson on
Saturday, July 1, 2006

Some 127 students graduated from the University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) in spring 2006.

UMC enrolls more than 1,100 full-time students and is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. The University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) is a four-year baccalaureate degree granting institution, dedicated to learning, discovery, and engagement in northwest Minnesota. UMC is the only campus in the University of Minnesota system delivering undergraduate degrees via the Web and providing every full-time student with a laptop computer.

U.S. News and World Report has ranked UMC among the top three “best colleges” in the “Midwest Public Colleges” category for the past eight consecutive years. To learn more, visit