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Maria and Olivia are returning to University Heights in the fall. Watch their video and see just some of the reasons they think University Heights is worth it.

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Maria lived in BSU’s brand-new University Heights this year and is returning with friends in the fall. Explore the other circles and learn why campus housing is More of a Good Thing.


Each of Bemidji State University’s three colleges hosted graduates and families at the traditional Pre-Commencement Brunch in Hobson Memorial Union.


“If you want your life to be a magnificent story, realize that you are the author — and every day, you have an opportunity to write a new page.” — Minnesota Supreme Court Justice Anne McKeig 2017 Distinguished Minnesotan


“We have had the time of our lives at Bemidji State University, but the best is yet to come.” — Kaylee Schoonmaker 2016-17 Student Senate president


Graduates often decorate their mortarboard caps to celebrate their accomplishments. Thanks to grads who shared their colorful and clever designs with us.


President Faith Hensrud encouraged graduates to send a selfie to someone who had made a difference in their lives as Bemidji State University celebrated its 98th Commencement.


When BSU graduate Jordan thinks about his life, he compares who he is to who he was — and he credits his time at BSU to helping him discover and create the person he is today.