University of Montana

Public research university located in Missoula, Montana

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The University of Montana
University of Montana seal.png
MottoLux et Veritas
Motto in English
Light and Truth
TypePublic research university
Established1893; 128 years ago (1893)
Parent institution
Montana University System
Academic affiliations
APLU, Space-grant
Endowment$205.0 million (2019)[1]
PresidentSeth Bodnar
ProvostJon Harbor
Academic staff
559 full-time, 232 part-time
Students10,962 (fall 2018)
Undergraduates6,909 total (fall 2018)
Location, ,
United States
CampusUniversity town
220 acres (89 ha)
ColorsMaroon and Silver[2]
AthleticsNCAA Division I
Big Sky Conference
NicknameGrizzlies and Lady Griz
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The University of Montana (UM) is a public research university in Missoula, Montana. UM is a flagship institution of the Montana University System[3] and its second largest campus. UM reported 10,962 undergraduate and graduate students in the fall of 2018. It is classified among "R2: Doctoral Universities – High research activity".[4]

The University of Montana ranks 17th in the nation and fifth among public universities in producing Rhodes Scholars;[5] it has 11 Truman Scholars, 14 Goldwater Scholars, and 40 Udall Scholars to its name.[6][7]

  1. ^ As of June 30, 2019. "U.S. and Canadian 2019 NTSE Participating Institutions Listed by Fiscal Year 2019 Endowment Market Value, and Percentage Change in Market Value from FY18 to FY19 (Revised)". National Association of College and University Business Officers and TIAA. Retrieved April 24, 2020.
  2. ^ "Official Graphic Standards Manual for The University of Montana". Retrieved April 19, 2014.
  3. ^ "Montana University System Profile" (PDF). Montana University System. Retrieved April 3, 2018.
  4. ^ "Carnegie Classifications Institution Lookup". Center for Postsecondary Education. Retrieved September 13, 2020.
  5. ^ "University of Montana Overview". U.S. News & World Report. Retrieved January 9, 2020.
  6. ^ Drake, Laure (April 10), UM Student Wins Prestigious Award, UM News, retrieved April 30, 2014
  7. ^ "UM External Scholarship Recipients 1904–present". Archived from the original on June 8, 2010. Retrieved March 28, 2010.

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