Metropolitan State University Archives and Special Collections

Admissions Office Marketing and Student Recruitment subject files (MHS) Edit


UA 1988.01


  • 1972 – 1983 (Creation)


  • 0.8 Linear Feet (Whole)
    2 boxes.



  • Content Description

    Files cover such topics as advertising campaigns, including billboards; enrollment statistics; recruitment through community education and of government employees; a Rehabilitation Services Administration grant and student transfers.

    Also President David E. Sweet's 1976 report on enrollment and program development, a 1980-1981 Student Executive Council survey, and minutes of admissions staff (1977-1983) and community relations department (1381-1983) meetings.

  • Processing Information

    Processed to the file level.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Due to staff and resource limitations, this collection is only available by appointment. Please contact to schedule an appointment for access.

  • Custodial History

    Before 2016, this collection belonged to the Minnesota Historical Society (MNHS), which accepted stewardship for the materials when Metropolitan State University did not have a physical campus.

    Information contained in the 2016 edition of this finding aid is the result of work by MNHS staff. Metropolitan State University Library thanks the Minnesota Historical Society for the careful time and attention that it dedicated to this collection.