Knightro is Marian University's mascot

Knightro is Marian University's super heroWe love Knightro!

If you visit Marian University for an athletic contest, attend Homecoming or another annual celebration, or are a current student, chances are pretty good that at some point you will cross paths with Knightro.

Our official mascot, Knightro is often found welcoming alumni, new students, and others to campus.

We love it when Knightro is out and about. He's always willing to pose for a few selfies.

Want to learn more about Marian's knight in shining armor? Check out our "Day in the Life of Knightro" YouTube video.

Follow Knightro on social media to see what he's up to.


About Knightro

Height: 7'10" (on horseback)
Weight: 250 lbs (with armor)
Shoe Size: 27.5

Some of his favorites:

Nomadic Knightro

Take Knightro with you wherever you go throughout the realm. Vacations, famous landmarks, concerts, restaurants, parties, shopping malls, museums, and all around Indianapolis—Knightro enjoys the journey. Post your best Knightro photos on your favorite social channels. Use the #Knightro hashtag!

  1. Print Nomadic Knightro.
  2. Glue Nomadic Knightro to some plain cardboard for a little extra support. Put him on a stick if you have one!
  3. Follow the dotted line and use scissors or an exacto knife to give Nomadic Knightro his knightly shape.
  4. Snap a photo of Nomadic Knightro where ever you go. What are the most fun, unusual, creative places you can take him?
  5. Post your Knightro photos on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, Flickr, or other favorite apps.
  6. If you can, email your photos to You never know how we might use them!
Nomadic Knightro
Meeting people through student government
Getting involved in student government helped Oluwabanwo Adeniyi '21 feel like she’s part of the campus community.
Watch Bami's story
Building relationships with faculty and coaches
After he explored his college options, Conor Smith '20 decided to choose Marian because of his interest in athletics and exercise science.
Read Conor's story
Following her dream to be a dentist
After graduating cum laude with Marian's Class of 2017, Chrislyn (Church) Fite is well on her way.
Read Chrislyn's story

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