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Marian University

Quick Facts

1,950+ total enrollment; 1,200+ traditional daytime students
Financial aid
Percentage of all full-time undergraduate receiving financial aid: 99%
Student/faculty ratio

Marian University is a values-based Catholic university that challenges students academically while engaging in hands-on classroom, research, clinical, and internship experiences that will lead you to career opportunities. Marian is an affordable option with more than 99% of students receiving some form of financial aid. With more than 40 majors and 30 minors – including a three-year nursing program – you’ll find that at Marian you can achieve your goals.



Marian University professors and staff are invested in the growth of every student and are dedicated to providing a supportive, encouraging educational experience. At Marian University, students are inspired to develop their strengths, achieve their goals, and become the future leaders in the community and around the world.


Total enrollment: 1,950+
Traditional daytime students: 1,200+

Student/faculty ratio: 13:1


Admission requirements

17+ academic units of study in high school. Applications are evaluated for individual merit based upon GPA, class rank, coursework, and ACT or SAT score.

How AP/IB credits are handled

Credits are awarded for qualifying AP test scores of 3 or better, depending upon topic area of study.


Marian offers more than 40 majors and 30 minors in in-demand programs in the arts and sciences and in the professions. Degrees include: Bachelor of Arts; Bachelor of Business Administration; Bachelor of Criminal Justice; Bachelor of Science; Master of Science degrees in Business, Nursing and Thanatology; Master of Arts in Education; Doctor of Philosophy.



Percentage of all full-time undergraduate receiving financial aid: 99%
Average Aid Package: $23,702
Annual Freshman Admission Scholarships range from $6,000 - $15,000

FAFSA Code: 003861

Tuition and fees: $27,950
Room and board: $7,650


Conference/division affiliation: NCAA Division III, Northern Athletic Collegiate Conference, Northern Collegiate Hockey Conference

Men’s athletics

Baseball, basketball, cross country, golf, hockey, lacrosse, soccer, tennis, track & field, volleyball

Women’s athletics

Basketball, cross country, golf, hockey, lacrosse, softball, soccer, tennis, track & field, volleyball

Intramurals offered


Dr. Andrew P. Manion

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45 South National Avenue
Fond du Lac, WI 54935-4621


Five core values inspire everything Marian University does: Community, Learning, Service, Social Justice, and Spiritual Traditions.  

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