Become a Member!

We invite you to become a member of the Gopher Dairy Club.

Here’s what you need to do:

  • Complete the Membership Registration Form (,pdf)
    • email the form to, or
    • mail the form to:
      Gopher Dairy Club
      University of Minnesota
      240 Haecker Hall
      1364 Eckles Avenue
      St. Paul, MN 55108

Member dues are $5 per year. You may remit your payment in any of the following ways:

  • Mail your dues to the club address noted above
  • Bring your dues to the next club meeting
  • Hand deliver your dues to the club Treasurer
  • Choose to have your dues deducted from your malt stand paycheck

Earn a Trip to California

Senior Trip Requirements:

  • Attend 2 of 3 GDC recognition banquets.
  • Work at least one FFA judging contest (spring state contest or fall invitational) or serve as a counselor at Gopher Dairy Camp each calendar year.
  • Attend 2/3 of all monthly meetings while a member.
  • Work at least the required minimum hours in the Gopher Dairy Bar each state fair while a member.
  • Must work at the Gopher Dairy Bar at least the past two state fairs (includes new members and transfer students).  

Apply for the New Student Scholarship!


  • Applicants must be a senior in high school or a transfer student
  • Must plan to attend the University of Minnesota
  • Must plan on being an active participant in the Gopher Dairy Club
  • Applications will be available starting in January