Welcome to Our Newest Location - Marian University’s Ancilla College

Discover challenging academic programs taught by faculty who will help you dig deep and accomplish more than you ever thought possible.

  • Take advantage of learning experiences that go beyond academics like local and global service opportunities.
  • Meet students, alumni, and faculty who are leaders in the community and their professions.
  • Learn about our Franciscan sponsorship values that students of all faiths, creeds, and beliefs can appreciate.
  • Prepare for life after graduation—get the knowledge and skills you need to be a leader in your new career, or continue your education in one of Marian’s 40+ bachelor, graduate, or doctoral degrees.


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New Student Orientation

Congratulations on your decision to attend Marian University's Ancilla College! Your next step is to attend one of our New Student Orientation programs this summer.

During New Student Orientation, you will learn everything you’ll need to know for your transition to college and how to thrive here as a student. You’ll also register for your first semester of classes and get to know other new students, current students, and staff.

All incoming students are required to attend one NSO program. We recommend joining us on the earliest date you can. Registration closes 2 weeks prior to each event.

Spring Start New Student Orientation Date:

  • Friday, January 7, 2022
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Future Students

Join our thriving university community rooted in Catholic Franciscan teachings. Your opportunities at Marian University's Ancilla College are endless—from living on campus to being a collegiate student-athlete. From day one, your professors, and advisors will help you create a plan for success at Ancilla and beyond.

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Current Students

Welcome to the Marian University family! We are blessed to have you join a long tradition of excellence in education, and are here to ensure your college experience prepares you to graduate as a transformational leader. As you prepare for next academic year, let us know what questions you have.

Get to know MUHUB

MUHUB, your destination for all Registrar, Financial Aid, and Business Office student information. You can now access all of these incredible resources and manage your student-life experience from the convenience of your mobile device. Download the app today, or visit the website. You will need your Marian University login information to set up your account.

Registration Resources

Registration resources are available online for students who need to reference information related to the scheduling of academic classes each semester. A variety of menu options are listed, along with a few instructional videos. Information on this page is updated on a regular basis. Questions regarding registration can be directed to regis@marian.edu.


Meet the Chancellor

As chancellor, Heidt will be the senior administrator responsible for leading, guiding, and mentoring staff, faculty, and students while providing direction to the campus, including its intercollegiate athletics and extracurricular programs. Heidt will also work with the Marian University provost in leading, planning, and implementing strong programs of excellence across the college. He will focus on enrollment growth, financial strength, and further build partnerships with the greater community in Plymouth, Indiana, and surrounding counties.


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The Marian University Promise

This is our promise to you.  Every student who enrolls at Marian University can expect that:

  1. You will be ready for your next step, first job, your career, and your life.
  2. You will be challenged academically, with the support of faculty and the entire MU community.
  3. You will be an active learner, gaining valuable experience through opportunities outside the classroom.
  4. You will be challenged to explore your faith and larger purpose in life.
  5. You will be prepared to be a leader.

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On July 1, 2021, Marian University has officially opened a new location on the former campus of Ancilla College in Plymouth, Indiana. In recognition of the shared missions and solely to honor the history of Ancilla College, the new location is named Marian University's Ancilla College.

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Marian University does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, creed, national origin, age or disabilities in the selection of administrative personnel, faculty and staff, and students.
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Marian University is sponsored by the Sisters of St. Francis, Oldenburg, Indiana.

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