With a strong tradition of technology-enhanced teaching and learning, the University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) serves as the U's major outpost in Northwest Minnesota. UMC provides both experiential, career-oriented degree programs as well as high-quality online programs, while connecting its teaching, research, and outreach to rural economic development and service to the region and beyond.
UMN Crookston is a member of the NCAA Division II Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC).
Golden Eagle student athletes participate in eleven varsity sports:
Men - cross country, golf, basketball, baseball, ACHA hockey, and trap
Women - cross country, volleyball, soccer, golf, basketball, softball, tennis, equestrian (western & hunt seat), and trap