Founded in 1890 as the land-grant institution for the state, North Dakota State University’s heritage is rooted in the commitment to better its citizens through education, and their legacy continues to shine through in the culture of “the people and this place.” 

Dedicated to the creation of new possibilities for future generations, this community of hard-working, tenacious individuals launched In Our Hands: The Campaign for North Dakota State University.


1,400 individuals representing NDSU’s faculty, staff, students, donors, and friends attended the launch event