We are committed to communicating and sharing information with students, families, faculty, and staff.

Information will continue to be shared with students via their Marian University email as well as on this page. Check back often for updates. We hope this information is valuable and helps you navigate the uncertainty created by the coronavirus.

Academic Resources

Emergency federal CARES Act funds

Marian University completed, signed, and submitted the 2020 CARES HEERF Certification and Agreement indicating that the institution agrees to utilize the designated funds received under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act to provide Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students.

Upon submittal of this form, Marian University received $902,636 to be used to provide emergency financial aid grants  directly to students, as mandated by the guidelines.

As of May 13, 2020, Marian opened its CARES Act application for eligible students to apply for the emergency grant funding. Marian began distributing the CARES Act funds to students on May 20, 2020.

Marian estimated about 2,500 students would be eligible to receive funding. Marian required that students were Title IV eligible and met the requirements mandated by the CARES Act to determine eligibility for students.

The max amount of funding that could be awarded to an individual student was based upon the maximum Pell grant amount that students could receive for the 2019-2020 year.

As of September 30, 2020, Marian has distributed $752,895 in funding to about 500 students. Determination of eligibility for awarding was based on an application created by the university.

HEERF Quarterly Reporting as of October 30, 2020

As of December 31, 2020, Marian has distributed $776,993.04 in funding to about 620 students. Determination of eligibility for awarding was based on an application created by the university.

HEERF Quarterly Reporting as of December 31, 2020

As of March 31, 2021, Marian has distributed $902,636 for the student portion of the CARES funding to a total of 638 students. An email was issued to students eligible for the remaining CARES Act funding on Tuesday March 30, 2021, to notify students of their eligibility. Final funding was awarded based on student need determined by their 2020-2021 FAFSA results. This is the final quarterly posting report that covers all remaining HEERF fund expenditures for Section 18004(a)(1) Student Portion funds.

HEERF Quarterly Reporting as of March 31, 2021

Academic Advising

Virtual Tutoring: Peer Tutoring, Speaking Studio, and Writing Center

  • Peer Tutoring

  • Speaking Studio

  • The Writing Center

Individualized Support and Resources

  • Academic Success Coaching

  • Library Services

  • Students with Disabilities

  • Bookstore

Faith and Ministry

Masses are being held on campus, and staff are taking specific steps to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in our chapel areas during liturgies on campus. See the Guidelines for Public Worship for more information.

If you would prefer to stream liturgies, see the links below.

Catholic Radio Indy 89.1 FM and 90.9 FM broadcast a daily Mass at 8 a.m. each day from the EWTN chapel in Irondale, Alabama.

The Exchange

Campus Life

  • Campus Safety

  • Undergraduate Student Organizations

  • Rental/Book Returns

  • Mail Room

  • Adjustments to Charges

  • Residential and Commuter Life

  • Virtual Student Activities

Health and Wellness

  • Wellness

  • What Marian is doing

  • Counseling and Consultation Services

  • Student Health Center


As the COVID 19 situation is fluid and constantly evolving, at both national and local levels, Marian University is providing the following resources to evaluate the most current updates and recommendations.

Marian University is committed to the health and wellbeing of the students, staff, and faculty. We are taking steps to contain the virus and keep our community healthy. A list of on campus resources are provided below, and each of these departments remain open and staffed. In the event you have questions or need guidance, we are available to you.

  • Campus Safety/Marian University Police Department: (317) 955-6789
  • Counseling and Consultation Services: (317) 955-6150
  • Residential and Commuter Life: housing@marian.edu
  • The Student Health Center: (317) 955-6154
  • Technology Resources

  • Community Resources