PO Box 1881Milwaukee, WI 53201-1881 414-288-7302
http://www.marquette.edu admissions@marquette.edu
About Marquette University
  • Year of Foundation 1881
  • Size of Campus 93 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Roman Catholic (Jesuit)
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 8,010
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 53%, 47%, 57%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State 30,040
  • Room and Board $9,680
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee 30
  • Enrollment No. 7,857
Marquette is a Catholic and Jesuit university in Milwaukee, Wis., dedicated to serving God by serving our students and contributing to the advancement of knowledge.pproximately 8,400 undergraduate and 3,600 graduate and professional students; nearly all states and 68 countries represented.Our mission, therefore, is the search for truth, the discovery and sharing of knowledge, the fostering of personal and professional excellence, the promotion of a life of faith, and the development of leadership expressed in service to others.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of students in fraternities 11
  • Other general policies smoking prohibited, other
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 7%
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Bayanihan Student Organization Fall Fashion Show, Hunger Clean-up, Winter Flurry/Snow Ball, Senior Week, Diwali Festival of Lights, Mass of the Holy Spirit, O-Fest, Midnight Madness Basketball Kickoff
  • Number of frat chapter houses 6
  • Number of frats 11
  • Number of honor societies Phi Beta Kappa, Alpha Sigma Nu, Beta Alpha Psi, Alpha Epsilon Delta, every college and most majors have honor societies
  • Number of sororities 10
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Campus Crusade For Christ, Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship, Chinese Christian Fellowship, Christian Fellowship of Marquette, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, InterVarsity Christian Fellowship, Jewish Student Union, Knights
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Black Student Council, Latin American Student Organization, Indian Student Association, Bayanihan Student Organization, African Student Association, Vietnamese Student Association, Arab Student Association
  • Percent students who are frat members 5%
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Milwaukee (9), Chicago, O'Hare (80)
  • Distance to nearest train Milwaukee (1)
  • Distance to nearest bus Milwaukee (1)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 24%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (51%), women's dorms (9%), men's dorms (7%), sorority housing, fraternity housing (1%), apartments for married students, apartment for single students (26%), special housing for disabled students (1%), special housing for international students
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 55%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 10%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 17
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 27%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 16%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 2%
  • Number of students using college housing 52%
Campus Services
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Museums Haggerty Museum of Art; Helfaer Theatre; St. Joan of Arc Chapel, a 15th century chapel that was dismantled and transported from Chasse, France, to Marquette and reconstructed on the campus' Central Mall in 1965-66; state-of-the-art John P. Raynor, S.J. lib
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Subscriptions 21,006
  • 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
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance, other
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 500
  • Computer Courses No
  • Number Of Microforms 782,488
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 3,500
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 960
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 14,479
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, religious
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 1,500
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books 1,550
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 5,000
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Library Facilities J.R.R. Tolkien Manuscript Collection, Bureau of Catholic Indian Missions Archives, Dorothy Day and Catholic Worker Archives, LaKota Sioux Mission Records, Conference Center
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 1,401,953
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 2,500
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 34%
  • Employed Students after 1 year 88%
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training, other
  • Student Employment Off campus job opportunities are excellent
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs M&I Bank, Target Corporation, Accenture, Enterprise Rent-a-Car, Acuity, Ernst and Young, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Kimberly-Clark Corporation, Quad Graphics, Direct Supply, Kohl's, Kohler Company, KPMG, Deloitte, Grant Thornton, Epic Systems, General Electr
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Metropolis