WEATHER-RELATED ANNOUNCEMENT: Due to impending weather, the Wadena Advisory Board Dinner has been rescheduled to Monday, April 1; the Moorhead Advisory Board Dinner has been rescheduled to Tuesday, April 9. Both events will still begin at 5 p.m.


At M State’s friendly Wadena campus, we are dedicated to serving our students in technical, career and transfer-degree programs offered in central Minnesota’s heartland.




Mon-Thurs: 7 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Fri: 7 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Student Development Services:
Mon-Fri: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


Local: 218.631.7800
Toll Free: 877.450.3322
Fax: 218.736.1706

405 Colfax Ave SW, Wadena, MN 56482

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The welcoming community of Wadena has a small-town atmosphere with the attractions of a larger community. Located at the gateway to Minnesota lakes country, it has many options for outdoor recreation and community involvement.

  • Population of approximately 4,500
  • 1,000 lakes within 50 miles
  • Outdoor recreation opportunities include cross-country skiing, hundreds of miles of snowmobile and ATV trails, canoeing, biking, golfing and world-class hunting and fishing.
  • 400 acres of parks