College of Science and Engineering academic programs are rigorous and challenging. To be successful, take advantage of academic support programs, libraries, and computer labs at the University of Minnesota.

Academic support programs


  • Science and Engineering Library features more than 40 terminals for library research, 1,000 electronic resources, high-speed plug-in and wireless network access for laptops, and digital scanning services. Located in Walter Library.
  • University of Minnesota Libraries is the 17th-largest research library system in North America, with five major facilities and 11 branch sites.
  • Mathematics Library has specialized collections and services. Located in Vincent Hall.


Students in the College of Science and Engineering use special computer labs for coursework. If you choose to have a personal computer, the college does not require any specific type of computer or software.

  • CSE computer labs consist of 11 labs with the special software and hardware you will need for your major.
  • University computer labs are general labs located throughout campus that are open to all students.
  • Technology Help provides computer and technology support for students.