About Marian University Indianapolis
On Campus Housing
A private, Roman Catholic university, Marian University is situated in Indianapolis, Indiana. Marian University is home to an ethnically diverse student body. At MU around 70% are white, 12% are Black or African American, and 7% belong to Hispanic ethnicity. Further, around 76% of the students are 24 and under. When it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 63% of the students are females and 37% are males. The college has produced several achievers in its many years of existence and some of the notable alumni are Krishawn Hogan, Julian Williams, Amy Sue Vruwink, and Brandon Dillon. The university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure. It also encourages its students to participate in athletics, as it helps in building character. A total of 126 programs, including both residential and online, are currently offered by MU. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
The rankings provided by Forbes and US News are trusted everywhere, as long as US universities are concerned. The two popular publications, US News and Forbes, are among the most trusted publications when it comes to the rankings of an educational institution. The ranking of a university plays an important role in helping a prospective candidate choosing the right university. It helps them assess the university's performance based on several factors, which include research excellence, the performance of the students after they complete their education, student experience, and most importantly academic success. However, it is to be noted that Marian University does not feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings by these two publications.
Annual Cost to Attend
Average Annual Cost
Tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure are the next two things that a student should keep in mind before applying to MU. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $49,746. This cost consists of the average annual tuition cost ($35,000), books and supplies ($1,200), room and boarding ($10,960), and budget for other expenses ($3,886). Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$65,207 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
Students who want to enjoy the campus and lodging life can benefit from the on-campus housing facility provided by MU. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $10,960 per year. The students at Marian University have several dining and meal plan options to choose from. Moreover, the average meal plan costs around $5,440 per year. There are around 37% male and 63% female students enrolled at the university.
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants
The financial aid department of Marian University helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. At the university, the average federal grant comes to be around $4,852, whereas the financial aid is $22,310. The university provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $7,631 and institutional aid worth $22,310.