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Marian University is a private not-for-profit institution situated in Indianapolis, Indiana. The city atmosphere of Indianapolis makes it a great place for students who enjoy having lots of educational and entertainment options.

$36,526 Avg Cost After Aid (Undergrad)
64% Acceptance Rate

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Marian University Rankings

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Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Marian.

Rank Ranking Name Share
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Where Is Marian University?


Contact details for Marian are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 3200 Cold Spring Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46222-1997
Phone: 317-955-6000

How Do I Get Into Marian?

You can apply to Marian online at:

Admission Requirements for Marian

Submission Required?
High School GPA required
High School Rank recommended
High School Transcript required
College Prep Program recommended
Recommendations recommended
SAT or ACT Scores recommended
TOEFL required

How Hard Is It To Get Into Marian?

64% Acceptance Rate
64% Of Accepted Are Women
With an acceptance rate of 64%, Marian does not let just anybody through their doors! Make sure you spend enough time polishing up your application so you will make a great impression.

Approximately 36% of accepted students are men and 64% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 59%, and the acceptance rate for women is 67%.

Can I Afford Marian University?

$36,526 Net Price
68% Take Out Loans
5.8% Loan Default Rate
The overall average net price of Marian is $36,526. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At Marian, approximately 68% of students took out student loans averaging $7,161 a year. That adds up to $28,644 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Marian is 5.8%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

Marian University Undergraduate Student Diversity

2,218 Full-Time Undergraduates
63% Women
28% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 2,566 undergraduate students at Marian, with 2,218 being full-time and 348 being part-time.


There are also 1,140 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 2,218 full-time undergraduates at Marian, 37% are male and 63% are female.


Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Marian University students is as follows.

Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 71
Black or African American 276
Hispanic or Latino 168
White 1,477
International Students 51
Other Races/Ethnicities 175

Geographic Diversity

Indiana students aren't the only ones who study at Marian University. At this time, 15 states are represented by the student population at the school.

Over 26 countries are represented at Marian. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Canada, Germany, and Saudi Arabia.

Online Learning at Marian University

976 Took All Classes Online
3,229 Took At Least One Class Online
43.8% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2019-2020, 3,229 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Marian has changed over the last few years.


Online Growth Rankings of Marian

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Marian University was 43.8%. This is the #454 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Marian regardless of major.

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

Marian University Nursing Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Nurse Anesthetist 0
Nursing Practice 0
Registered Nursing 0


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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