About

Aerial view of the Academic Health Center main campus on the East Bank campus of the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis

The University of Minnesota health sciences combine to form one of the largest, most comprehensive academic health centers in the nation. And you're part of it.

The health sciences at the University of Minnesota is home to six colleges and schools, and more than 100 centers, institutes, hospitals, and clinics. We focus on:

  • Training the next generation of health professionals
  • Advancing critical research
  • Growing Minnesota's economy and supporting the business climate
  • Providing high quality care to individuals, families, and communities
  • Preventing diseases before they start

The University of Minnesota is at the hub of innovation in healthcare, with geographical access to world-class hospitals and clinics as well as high-tech medical corporations.

By supporting the mission of education, discovery, and leading-edge care, we aim to improve the health of people and animals across Minnesota and around the world.

Discover more about the health sciences at the University of Minnesota

New to the health sciences??

Welcome! You'll likely have a lot of questions as you start your new job at the health sciences.

We've compiled a list of resources to help before and after your arrival.

New employees