Student Unions & Activities provides a place with convenient services for a diverse community to get involved, experience events, and develop skills to enhance the social, educational, and cultural environment of the University of Minnesota.


Student Unions & Activities will embody an innovative and entrepreneurial spirit to become a globally recognized leader.



Provide a safe place that fosters a sense of University pride where students, faculty, staff, alumni, and community members can socialize, share ideas, and collaborate.


Provide a welcoming and respectful environment where the unique qualities and interests of all individuals and communities are embraced and celebrated.


Develop innovative and creative services, programs, and facilities in a responsible manner that proactively adapts to the changing needs of the University community.

Student Development

Provide experiential and reflective developmental opportunities to cultivate a holistic educational experience that prepares students for their future.