At a Glance

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Get to Know Us

The best way to understand what sets the University of Mary apart is to visit us and experience our community for yourself. You’ll meet students, faculty, and staff dedicated to learning, teaching, and service. You’ll discover a campus that gives you the best of both worlds, one that combines the natural beauty of North Dakota with the vibrant energy of an accessible, youthful city. 

    At the University of Mary, we believe that education is about more than getting a degree. It’s about becoming the person you were made to be. 

    Until you have an opportunity to visit campus, here are some Mary fast facts.

    By the Numbers 

    Student Population

    • 2023 Fall Enrollment: 3,801
    • Undergraduates: 2,288
    • Undergraduate Transfer In: 116
    • Graduates: 1,093
    • Student/Faculty Ratio: 10:1
    • Minority: 17% of the population
    • Student Body Demographic: 50 states and 19 countries



    Financial Aid

    • Students Receiving Aid: 99%

    Career Outcomes

    • Job Placement After Graduation: 95%
    • Number of Mary Alumni: 27,000+

    Student Life 


    NCAA Division II Women 

    • Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Golf, Indoor Track & Field, Outdoor Track & Field, Volleyball

    NCAA Division II Men 

    • Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Indoor Track & Field, Outdoor Track & Field, Wrestling

    ACHA Division I Men

    • Hockey

    USA College Clay Target League

    • Clay Shooting Sports

    Campuses & Surrounding Area

    Regional Recreation 

    • 75+ miles of hiking trails
    • 62 parks
    • 7 golf courses 
    • 4 seasons recreational opportunities on the Missouri River

    Rankings, Recognition & Accreditation

    Take Your Next Step to Mary