8,335
Students
Financial aid thermometer
29,472
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
89
89%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Marquette University is a University institution located in Milwaukee, WI, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address PO Box 1881
Milwaukee, WI  53201-1881
United States
Contact Mr. Brian Troyer
Dean of Undergraduate Admissions
Email: admissions@marquette.edu
Phone: 414-288-7004
Fax: 414-288-3764

Majors & Degrees

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
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Women's Studies Checkmark
Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Biochemistry And Molecular Biology Checkmark
Bioinformatics Checkmark
Biology/biological Sciences Checkmark
Biomedical Sciences Checkmark
Biophysics Checkmark
Exercise Physiology Checkmark
Physiology Checkmark
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
Accounting Checkmark
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Business/corporate Communications Checkmark
Business/managerial Economics Checkmark
Entrepreneurship Checkmark
Finance Checkmark
Human Resources Management Checkmark
Marketing/marketing Management Checkmark
Organizational Leadership Checkmark
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Digital Communication And Media/multimedia Checkmark
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Mass Communication/media Checkmark
Public Relations/image Management Checkmark
Radio, Television, And Digital Communication Related Checkmark
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics Teacher Education Checkmark
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
Bioengineering And Biomedical Engineering Checkmark
Civil Engineering Checkmark
Computer Engineering Checkmark
Construction Engineering Checkmark
Electrical And Electronics Engineering Checkmark
Electrical, Electronics And Communications Engineering Related Checkmark
Environmental/environmental Health Engineering Checkmark
Mechanical Engineering Checkmark
English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
English Checkmark
Writing Checkmark
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
Classics And Classical Languages Checkmark
Classics And Classical Languages Related Checkmark
French Checkmark
German Checkmark
Spanish Checkmark
Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Athletic Training Checkmark
Clinical Laboratory Science/medical Technology Checkmark
Communication Disorders Sciences And Services Related Checkmark
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse Checkmark
History Associate Bachelors
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History Related Checkmark
Military History Checkmark
Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
Computational Mathematics Checkmark
Mathematical Statistics And Probability Checkmark
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies Related Checkmark
Peace Studies And Conflict Resolution Checkmark
Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
Anthropology Checkmark
Criminology Checkmark
Econometrics And Quantitative Economics Checkmark
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International Relations And Affairs Checkmark
Political Science And Government Checkmark
Sociology Checkmark
Theology And Religious Vocations Associate Bachelors
Theological And Ministerial Studies Related Checkmark
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
Dramatic/theater Arts Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

12,957
Applied
11,574
Accepted
8,335
Enrolled
89%
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Female Admissions

6,970
Females Applied
6,319
Females Accepted
91%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

5,987
Males Applied
5,255
Males Accepted
88%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

0
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Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
A minimum high school GPA of 2.5
Recommended A minimum high school GPA of 3.4

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen December 1st December 23rd
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer June 1st Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 570 660
SAT Math 560 650
ACT Composite 24 29

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

51,290
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Fees

580
Full-time student fees
12,720
Room & board
8,330
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Senior Citizens
Employees

Financial Aid

29,472
Avg. Financial Aid Package
29,812
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
17,535
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
6,920
Avg. Loan Aid
13,065
Avg. Grant Aid
22,290
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
79%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
24%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

8,335
Total undergrad students
3%
International Students
69%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 12.33%
Black or African American 3.89%
White or Caucasian 69.88%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.14%
Asian 6.78%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.05%
Two or more races 3.63%
Other 0.27%

Gender

Male (47.09%)
Female (52.91%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Cooperative housing
Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 54%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Winter Flurry, Hunger Clean-Up and Midnight Madness Basketball Kick-Off

Student Services

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Women's center Checkmark
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Student Organizations

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Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Student Government, club sports, community service organizations, band/jazz/orchestra and Residence Hall Association

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark
Other Campus Security & Safety:
24-hour desk attendants in residence halls

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball Checkmark No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Cheerleading No Checkmark No
Crew Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Equestrian Sports Checkmark No No
Fencing Checkmark No No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Ice Hockey Checkmark No No
Lacrosse Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Rowing Checkmark No No
Rugby Checkmark No No
Sailing Checkmark No No
Sand Volleyball Checkmark No No
Skiing (downhill) Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Track And Field No Division 1 Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Water Polo Checkmark No No
Weight Lifting Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Cheerleading No Checkmark No
Crew Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Equestrian Sports Checkmark No No
Fencing Checkmark No No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf Checkmark No No
Ice Hockey No No No
Lacrosse Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Rowing Checkmark No No
Rugby Checkmark No No
Sailing Checkmark No No
Sand Volleyball Checkmark No No
Skiing (downhill) Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Track And Field No Division 1 Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Water Polo Checkmark No No
Weight Lifting Checkmark No No

Faculty

1,164
Total Faculty
14:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 646
Part-time - 518
Male - 647
Female - 517