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With 3,700 undergraduate and graduate students, SMSU is large enough to feel like a thriving university, yet small enough to feel like it's

Welcome to Southwest

Southwest Minnesota State University is a four-year public university offering a high quality education in the liberal arts and professions to prepare you for a life that is successful both personally and professionally. SMSU has grown into a university of choice with high national rankings, producing scholars who become the leaders, thinkers, and entrepreneurs of the future. Students and faculty alike come here to engage in the rich "Southwest Experience," which starts with strong academics, fulfilling social opportunities and support from fellow Mustangs. We invite you to visit SMSU and to experience for yourself all that it has to offer.

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Robert Forget has been named Vice President for Enrollment Management and Student Success at SMSU

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The Residence Life staff has been busy this summer taking care of various camps that are held on campus, all the while preparing for the 2016-17 academic year.

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