News from the System Office

  • Core Technology Services has recently added a new feature to its Learning Management System that aims to increase the accessibility within its digital content, and it’s already making things a bit easier at some campuses. Collaborative Learning Manag

  • The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, March 15.   Bismarck State College BSC seeking comments in preparation for High Learning Commission eval

  • On February 2, 2019, the statewide library consortium, ODIN, reached a milestone – 30 years of providing North Dakota libraries the resources and services necessary to enable access and use of the ever-expanding body of worldwide knowledge and

  • Recently I had the opportunity to speak with our legislators during a committee hearing on our budget. As you may know, the State Board of Higher Education voted unanimously to support a needs-based budget to fund higher education in North Dakota. Th

  • In the past two years the university system has seen significant gains in several areas, many of which wouldn’t have been possible without legislative support. Had that support been absent, the foundation for further collaboration among our 11 colleg

  • The State Board of Higher Education held its first meeting of the year this week, touching on several topics ranging from several updated policies to committee reports and more. Of particular importance was information regarding the 66th Legislative

  • BISMARCK, N.D. – The economic impact of the North Dakota University System (NDUS) and its students on the state has risen to an estimated $5.3 billion for Fiscal Year 2017, according to a recent report by North Dakota State University’s D

  • BISMARCK, N.D., Dec. 20, 2018 – State Superintendent Kirsten Baesler said data about North Dakota’s student demographics, school finances and college enrollment are included in the most recent update to the state’s education dashboard. The dashboard

  • The North Dakota University System recently awarded mini-grants on behalf of the Midwest Higher Education Compact through the state’s participation in the Multistate Collaborative for Military Credit with funding from the Lumina Foundation and

  • North Dakota University System has been cited as an example of clear financial reporting and monitoring by a national organization focused on governance in higher education. In its recent recommendations report titled “Monitoring and Assessing

  • Valley City, N.D. – The State Board of Higher Education today named Dr. Alan LaFave as the next president of Valley City State University in Valley City, North Dakota. LaFave currently serves as provost and vice president for academic affairs a

  • Valley City, N.D.-The Presidential Search Committee at Valley City State University has selected three finalists for the VCSU presidency. After a round of campus visits by five candidates Sept. 10-12, the committee selected a trio of candidates for f