Diversity & Inclusion Undergraduate Opportunities

Student Organizations

Minorities in Agriculture, Natural Resources and Related Sciences (MANRRS)

MANRRS is a national student organization that provides students with an expanded network and social, professional and career building opportunities. The organization holds an annual national conference with poster sessions, public speaking events and career/internship fair.

CFANS Student Ambassadors

The CFANS Ambassadors are CFANS undergraduate students who are passionate about CFANS and sharing their experiences with others. These volunteer students are energetic, dedicated, and knowledgeable as they represent CFANS and the U of M. Ambassadors will participate in a variety of campus and CFANS activities such as: special campus events, prospective student outreach and follow up, student panel discussions, focus group participation, K-12 outreach and other student services projects.


Dean's Engaged Leaders Program (DELP)

The Dean's Engaged Leaders Program is a unique opportunity for incoming CFANS first-year students who are committed to developing their potential as leaders in a multicultural society. This seminar is a year-long course focusing on leadership, multiculturalism, and much more!

President's Emerging Scholars (PES)

PES is an educational opportunity program that supports high-achieving, historically underserved students in their pursuit of a bachelor's degree at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities. Program participants benefit from a full range of services that enhance and support their academic success during the important first year of their college career.