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There is also Metro Transit busing system at your disposal for any off campus traveling needs you have. Metro even offers a U-Pass system allowing U of M students to make a one-time purchase each semester to use the Metro whenever they need or want to travel around the Twin Cities. There are also many car sharing and ride sharing opportunities for on and off campus traveling.
If you are looking to board a plane to visit home, or any airline transportation needs, the Minneapolis-St Paul International Airport is the best in the area. The Minneapolis/St. Paul provides shuttle services through their Super Shuttle system. A trip to the airport from campus or back again takes about an hour one way. Reservations do need to be made to ride the Super Shuttle, but these can be made in as few as two hours in advance.
About the University of Minnesota
U of M boasts over thirty-two thousand undergraduate students and over sixteen thousand graduate and professional students. They have six thousand one hundred international students from one hundred and forty-two different countries. With four hundred thousand alumni, there have been many well accomplished members of today’s world including a Nobel Peace Prize winning agronomist, former Vice President, and a Super Bowl championship coach. U of M alumni have started over ten thousand companies which have employed over five hundred thousand people and generated a hundred billion dollars of revenue.
Things to do in Minneapolis
The Twin Cities are famous for their art and artists. The Walker Center, Minneapolis Sculpture Garden, Guthrie Theatre, and Minneapolis Institute of Arts are just a few of the places you can visit in the area to explore the fabulous art. You can even visit and explore the magnificence of the areas love of art in many of the on campus museums and galleries.
U of M offers top notch medical care and a vibrant urban area offering top of the line outdoor recreational activities. Thousands of trees and miles of bike paths are just the beginning of what the U of M area offers. With a shoreline spot to the Mississippi River there is immediate access to a variety outdoor fun and wellness opportunities.