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Marquette University

Milwaukee, WI

Institution TypePrivate
Undergraduate Students8,334
   Women4,432 (53.2%)
   Men3,902 (46.8%)
Graduate Students3,157


Entrance DifficultyModerately difficult
Overall Admission Rate74% of 20,486 applicants were admitted
Early Action OfferedNo
Early Decision OfferedNo
Regular Admission DeadlineDecember 1
Selection of Students
FactorVery ImportantImportantConsideredNot Considered
Academic GPAX
Standardized TestsX
Extracurricular ActivitiesX
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPANot reported
SAT Math599 average
540-660 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading581 average
530-640 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing573 average
510-640 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite27 average
24-30 range of middle 50%


Cost of Attendance$53,218
Tuition and Fees
Room and Board
Average Percent of Need Met77%
Average Freshman Award$26,123
Average Indebtedness of
2015 Graduates


Academic Calendar SystemSemester
General Education/
Core Curriculum
Full-Time Faculty
Teaching Undergraduates
Regular Class Size2-9 students: 10% of classes
10-19 students: 30% of classes
20-29 students: 18% of classes
30-39 students: 22% of classes
40-49 students: 8% of classes
50-99 students: 9% of classes
Over 100 students: 4% of classes


Milwaukee Population598,916
Nearest Metropolitan AreaMilwaukee
Freshman Housing GuaranteeFreshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 94% of freshmen, 52% of all students
Athletic ConferencesNCAA Division I
MascotGolden Eagle
Sororities9% of women participate
Fraternities 4% of men participate


Ethnicity of Students from U.S.0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
6.4% Asian
4.3% Black/African-American
10.2% Hispanic/Latino
3.8% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
74.7% White
0.2% Unknown
International Students3.5% from 34 countries
First-Year Students Returning90.0%
Students Graduating
Within 4 Years
Graduates Offered Full-Time
Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing
Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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CLASS OF 2021 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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Average 3.48 3.86 605 615 28
Low 1.73 2.00 510 520 13
High 4.00 5.00 650 700 34
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• Marquette is named after Jacques Marquette, a 17th-century Jesuit missionary and explorer of several major North American Midwest rivers.

• Marquette is home to the Haggerty Museum of Art, which features more than 8,000 works from such artists as Salvador Dali, Marc Chagall, Keith Haring and Roberto Matta.

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