Economic Impact 2017

  • svg illustration of the state of Minnesota with block M brand letters representing the five campuses in the stateThe U of M contributed¬†$8.6+ billion

  • svg illustration of a graduation cap meant to represent the U of M alumni15,000+ new U of M graduates added $189+ million to Minnesota's payroll

  • svg illustration of caduceus symbolM Health professionals generates $1.2 billion and supported 8,000+ jobs

  • svg illustration of money-- bills and coinsThe U of M added $470+ million to Minnesota's tax revenue

  • svg generic bar chart representationU of M researchers generated $1.2 billion in impact and helped create 18 start-ups

  • svg illustration of generic man and woman silhouettesThe U of M's 26,000+ employees make it Minnesota's 5th largest employer
  • Source: Economic Impact of University of Minnesota FY 2017: Tripp Umbach, January 2018.