Golden Gopher Application

Congratulations from the University of Minnesota Twin Cities on taking the next step towards your college future. We are grateful for your interest in the U of M. This Golden Gopher Application makes it easy for you to let us know who you are. Plus, you will notice:

  • No essay
  • No letters of recommendation
  • Freshman applicants receive automatic consideration for admission, Honors, and scholarships

After you submit this application, we will guide you through your next steps (Self-Reported Academic Record for freshman applicants, or official transcripts for transfer applicants).

Create a new account to get started. If you have already created an online application, log in below. Important: you can save your work prior to submitting this form, but cannot make changes after it is submitted.