Academic and Professional Development Resources

Find academic and professional development resources, as well as other helpful student information and services available at Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Research workshops

  • Research Workshops - Develop research skills from writing and editing to data collection and online surveys. Online and on campus workshops offered.
  • Offered by the Center for Excellence in Scholarship and Research


Grant writing and budget development workshops


Writing, Speech, and Language Center


Information and technology services

  • IT Solutions - Useful information about the information and technology services available at the university.
  • Computers, mobile devices, and other technology will play a big role in your academic success.


LinkedIn learning

  • LinkedIn Learning - Enhance your professional skills with business, creative, and tech online courses through LinkedIn learning. Free to Minnesota State Mankato Students.
  • Learn about and gain skills with a multitude of subject matters, such as 3D and Animation, Audio and Music, Education and E-Learning, and many more.


Memorial library

  • Memorial Library - Get research help from librarians, find resources and services online, and find books and articles. 24/7 chat with a librarian available.


Leadership U

  • Leadership U - Utilize the leadership toolbox or attend a workshop or event.
  • Leadership U empowers students to discover and enhance their authentic inner-leader through peer discussion, activity and support. A department within Student Activities, Leadership U offers a variety of programs open to all Minnesota State Mankato students.

Other Student Information and Services

Residential life

  • Residential Life - Contact Residential Life to learn about on campus housing options for graduate students.


Student Health Services

  • Student Health Services - Student Health Services offers services to enrolled students. Make an appointment to visit the medical clinic, learn more about student health insurance, and learn ways to improve and maintain your health.



  • Parking - If you take courses in Mankato, purchase a parking permit to park on campus or learn more about the free lot.



  • Bookstore - Purchase or rent textbooks. Supplies, electronics, apparel, and gifts available for purchase.