The five-member faculty was headed by Principal Ira Moore. In 1898, the school began offering a junior college curriculum. Master's degree programs were first offered in 1953. Cloud State became a university, comprising five colleges and a graduate school. Within the past decade, the College of Science and Engineering established and gained full accreditation for its Computer Engineering program.
In 1914, the school dropped its secondary education program. In 1987, men's hockey became an NCAA Division I program.
UTVS Television is a student-run television station that airs live newscasts, live sportscasts and other programming.
The station is broadcast on Charter Communications' cable channel 188 in the greater St. Men's hockey and other Huskies events are typically broadcast on Charter channel 823 (high definition) and Charter channel 426 (standard definition).
Through May 2016, the president is Mikaela Johnson, and the vice president is Randy Olson.