Metropolitan State University provides flexible and affordable bachelor's and graduate education at convenient locations in richly diverse urban environment.

Metropolitan State's unique urban settings of two main campuses, our Saint Paul campus is just outside of downtown Saint Paul located in the Dayton's Bluff community. The Minneapolis campus is in the heart of downtown Minneapolis at 15th and Hennepin avenues with shopping, theater and live entertainment within walking distance. Three additional sites strategically located to cover the additional corners of the Twin Cities metropolitan region make it convenient for people to get a Metropolitan State education.

Metropolitan State University Campuses

Saint Paul Campus
700 East Seventh Street
Saint Paul, MN 55106-5000
651-772-7687 (TTY)

Minneapolis Campus
1501 Hennepin Ave.
Minneapolis, MN 55403

Midway Center
1450 Energy Park Drive
Saint Paul, MN 55108-5218

Brooklyn Park Site
9110 Brooklyn Blvd
Brooklyn Park, MN 55445

You're not from Minnesota?

Minnesota remains one of the fastest-growing states in the Midwest. Based on estimates by the U.S. Census Bureau, the "Minneapolis-Saint Paul metropolitan area, comprised of 11 counties in Minnesota and two counties in Wisconsin, remains the 15th largest metropolitan area in the nation, with a2006 estimate population of 5,167,101.

Interesting Minnesota Facts

How many lakes are there in Minnesota, anyway?
The state's license plates advertise, "Land of 10,000 Lakes." Actually, there are somewhere around 12,000!

More information:

  • Minnesota Planning, State Demographic Center
  • North Star, Minnesota Government Information and Services