Marian University

3200 Cold Spring Rd, Indianapolis, United States
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Overview of Marian University

About this school

Marian University is a church-affiliated, liberal arts college. Founded in 1936, it adopted coeducation in 1962. Its 97-acre campus is located in Fond du Lac, 60 miles north of Milwaukee.
  • Institution Type


    Private

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:1,462
    • Men:466 (31.9%)
    • Women:996 (68.1%)

Location

Admission Information

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Marian University is moderately difficult: more than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma required and GED is accepted

  • High School Program:

    College preparatory program is required

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
4
-
Mathematics
2
3
Science
2
-
Foreign Language
-
2
Social Studies
2
-
History
1
-
Academic Electives
-
2

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required
Not reported
SAT Only
-
-
ACT Only
Recommended
Not reported
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
-
-
SAT Subject Tests Only
-
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Accepted with or without writing component
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
SAT: No policy as of now ACT: No policy as of now

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
45 South National Avenue
City, State, Zip
Fond du Lac, WI  54935-4699
Phone
(920) 923-7650
Fax
(920) 923-8755
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
$20
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
August 15
Accept Offer Of Admission
By May 1 or within 4 weeks if notified after May 1
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
-
Early Decision Notification
-
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
-
Early Action Notification
-

Application Form


Common Application
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
-
Letters Of Recommendation
-
Other
-
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students

Factors involed in acceptance process.
4 star = most important, 1 star = least important.

FactorImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Class Rank
Recommendations
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Particular|Talent/Ability
Character/Personal Qualities
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency
Geographic Residence
Relation with Alumnus
Religious Affiliation/ Commitment
Ethnicity
Work Experience

Profile of Fall Admission

Overall Admission Rate


Overall Admission Rate
77% of 1,245 applicants were admitted
Women
77% of 803 applicants were admitted
Men
78% of 442 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
420 (44%) of 961 admitted students enrolled
Women
256 (41%) of 618 admitted students enrolled
Men
164 (48%) of 343 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
Not reported
375 And Above
11%
3.50 - 3.74
11%
3.25 - 3.49
15%
3.00 - 3.24
14%
2.50 - 2.99
29%
2.00 - 2.49
16%

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported
Sat Critical Reading
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
20 average |17-23 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
1%
• Score 24 - 29
22%
• Score 18 - 23
51%
• Score 12 - 17
25%
• Score 6 - 11
1%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - $27,370 (70.33819901315789%)
  • Room & Board: - $7,222 (18.55982730263158%)
  • Other Expences: - $800 (2.0559210526315788%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $3,520 (9.046052631578947%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


Marian University accepts installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
Priority deadline March 1
Award Notification Date
On a rolling basis beginning March 1
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 003861
Free
Institution's own form
-

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
280 (99.3%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
260 (92.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
260 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
21 (8.1%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
64%
Average Award
$18,740
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 260 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $15,501
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 208 (80.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,671
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 41 (15.8%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
20 (7.1%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $11,838

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
1,271 (98.6%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
1,176 (92.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,174 (99.8%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
66 (5.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
60%
Average Award
$16,769
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,157 (98.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $12,996
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 922 (78.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,517
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 152 (12.9%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
87 (6.7%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $6,038

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
87%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$30,565
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
15.0%
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
1.0%

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships, endowed and restricted scholarships and grants
Non Need Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance
Music
Special Achievements/Activities
Not reported
Special Characteristics
Children of Faculty/Staff, Children of Union Members/Company Employees, Children with a Deceased or Disabled Parent, Local/State Students, Out-of-State Students, Siblings of Current Students, Veterans

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$443

Academics & Instruction

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Semester

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Not required

Foreign Language


Not required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


96

Part-Time Faculty


137

Full-Time Faculty With Ph.D./Terminal Degree


23%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 37% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 39% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 19% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 3% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 1% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 70% of discussion sections/labs
  • 10-19 students: - 18% of discussion sections/labs
  • 20-29 students: - 12% of discussion sections/labs
% of Sections/Labs
2-9
10-19
20-29
# of Students

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Not accepted

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
359,120

Computing


Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
500
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


Marian University provides hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


67.7%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


Not reported

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


Not reported

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


Not reported

Programs & Majors

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (46)


  • Accounting
  • Art Teacher Education
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Chemistry, General
  • Criminal Justice/Police Science
  • Cytotechnology/Cytotechnologist
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • English Literature (British and Commonwealth)
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education
  • Finance, General
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Forensic Science and Technology
  • Graphic Design
  • Health/Health Care Administration/Management
  • History, General
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services, Other
  • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
  • Human Services, General
  • Information Technology
  • Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Music Management
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music, General
  • Music, Other
  • Operations Management and Supervision
  • Organizational Communication, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Social Studies Teacher Education
  • Social Work
  • Spanish Language Teacher Education
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
  • Writing, General

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


Some online degree programs

Special Programs


Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Health professions and related sciences, Business/marketing, Homeland security, law enforcement, firefighting, and protective services

Online Degrees


None

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Master of Science, Master of Arts in Education, Master of Science in Nursing

Master's Programs of Study (11)


  • Adult Nursing
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Criminal Justice and Criminology
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Educational Media/Instructional Technology
  • Nursing Education
  • Nursing--General
  • Organizational Management
  • Special Education

Campus Life

Location & Geography

Population


42,970

Nearest Metropolitan Area


78 acres

Environment


Small town/city

Campus Size


Milwaukee

Weather


Temperature
11.6 average low in January, 74.9 average high in September
Rain
121 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Airport
60 mile(s) from campus in Milwaukee
Nearest Bus Station
2 mile(s) from campus in Fond du Lac
Nearest Train Station
60 mile(s) from campus in Milwaukee

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Coed housing, disabled student housing

Students of College Housing


Housing Restrictions


Freshmen and sophomores are required to live on campus

Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are guaranteed housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


65%

Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Sammy Sabre
School Colors
Royal blue, scarlet, and white

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Golf
Ice Hockey
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Golf
Ice Hockey
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
badminton, basketball, bowling, football, skiing (downhill), softball, tennis, volleyball

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


Marian University offers choral groups, student newspaper, national sororities, student senate, student nurses association, student education association, science and math association, business club

Sororities


Fraternities


ROTC


Army ROTC is offered off campus

Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


1,250

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
1,462
Women
996
Men
466

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 1.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 1.8% Asian
  • 5.6% Black/African-American
  • 6.2% Hispanic/Latino
  • 0.0% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.3% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 82.6% White
  • 2.5% Unknown

International Students


1.4% from 12 countries

Average Age


22

Number of Graduate Students


Not reported

Student Resources

Study resources