3399 North RoadPoughkeepsie, NY 12601-1387 845-575-3226
http://www.marist.edu admissions@marist.edu
About Marist College
  • Year of Foundation 1929
  • Size of Campus 180 acre
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 4,896
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 58%, 42%, 43%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State 27,150
  • Room and Board $12,350
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee 50
  • Enrollment No. 4,837
Marist College, recognized for excellence by U.S. News & World Report, TIME Magazine and the Princeton Review, and by Barron's Best Buys in College Education, is noted for its leadership in the use of technology to enhance the teaching and learning process. Founded in 1929, Marist's 150-acre campus overlooks the Hudson River in the heart of the historic Hudson Valley, midway between New York City and Albany, the state capital. Marist is dedicated to the development of the whole person in a way that will prepare our graduates for an enlightened, sensitive, and productive life in the global community of the 21st century.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Chi, Alpha Delta Sigma, Alpha Phi Sigma, Alpha Sigma Lambda, Beta Alpha Psi, Beta Gamma Sigma, Lambda Pi Eta, Omicron Delta Epsilon, Phi Alpha Theta, Pi Sigma Alpha, Psi Chi, Sigma Delta, Sigma Zeta, Sigma Tau Delta
  • Number of frats 3
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited, other
  • Number of sororities 4
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Campus Concerts, SPC Lecture Series, Cultural Dinner Dance
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Asian Alliance, Black Student Union, El Arco Iris Latino, International Italian American Society, International Students, Gaelic Society
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 3%
  • Number of students in fraternities 3
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Percent students who are frat members 1%
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Campus Ministry, Protestant Student Group, Christian Group, Catholic Students Association, Christian Evangelical Fellowship, Orthodox Christian Group, Jewish Student Group
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus No
  • Distance to nearest airport New Windsor (30), New York City (75)
  • Distance to nearest train Poughkeepsie (1)
  • Distance to nearest bus Poughkeepsie (1)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 36%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 57%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 45%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 34%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 72%
  • College campus housing availability No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 18%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 11
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 12%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (55%), apartment for single students (44%), special housing for disabled students (1%), other housing options
Campus Services
  • Number Of Subscriptions 21,401
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Library Facilities Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 12,169
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 225
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number of e-books 20,775
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 0
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 186,569
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 750
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 305
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 5,281
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 120
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services career, personal, academic, older student, psychological, religious
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Museums N/A
Student Employment and Career
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 27%
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 1 year 63%
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,300
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 56%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Dutchess County BOCES, Hudson Valley FCU, IBM, Massachusetts General Hospital, NYC Board Of Education, NYC Police Dept.
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training, other
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
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