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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 to career opportunities. With more than 99 percent of students receiving financial aid, Marian also offers the lowest net tuition among Wisconsin private colleges and universities. Offering 40+ majors, 25+ minors, and externship to each freshman, you’ll discover that Marian has what you need to 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: 11:1


Admission requirements

17+ academic units of study in high school and optional ACT or SAT score. Applicationsare 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.


With most faculty bringing with them decades of field experience, Marian offers 40+ majors and 25+ minors with coursework designed to help students launch their careers. Degrees include: Bachelor of Arts; Bachelor of Business Administration; Bachelor of Criminal Justice; Bachelor of Science; Bachelor of Social Work; Master of Science in Industrial Organizational Psychology; Public Safety Management; Management; Health Care Administration; Nursing, and Thanatology; Master of Arts in Education.


Marian delivers the close, personalized support to students that empowers them to make the most of their potential, especially through a variety of hands-on learning, research, and internship experiences. Special offerings at Marian include: Excel Program; Honors Program; Learning and Writing Center; TRiO/Student Support Services (SSS) Program; study abroad; and military-friendly opportunities.



Percentage of all full-time undergraduate receiving financial aid: 99%
Average Aid Package: $25,580
Annual Freshman Admission Scholarships range from $6,000 - $15,000

FAFSA Code: 003861

Tuition and fees: $29,130
Room and board: $7,970


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

Men’s athletics

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

Women’s athletics

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

Intramurals offered


Dr. Michelle E.  Majewski

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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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