The Marian University Blog

  • Our top six tips for financial aid success
    October 15, 2018

    At Marian University, we believe an outstanding education shouldn’t break the bank. We know finding ways to pay for college, keeping your student loan debt low, and saving money on educational expenses is a top priority for students and parents.

  • Dream big: A graduate’s story
    October 8, 2018

    Stephanie Campbell, class of 2018, recounts how she reclaimed her belief in herself and went on to earn her bachelor's degree in business administration from Marian's adult and online programs.

  • Marian's Program in Exercise and Sports Science prepares you for careers in healthcare
    September 26, 2018

    Housed in Marian University’s health professions unit, our Program in Exercise and Sports Science (ESS) is uniquely related to human health, wellness, and preventative medicine

  • Downsizing and decluttering at home, work, and school
    September 26, 2018

    Downsizing at home and the office encourages productivity and reduces stress. How can students apply these same lessons in the pursuit of their degrees?

  • Fun Things to do in Indianapolis
    September 20, 2018

    We love it here and it’s easy to see why our students do too. As a Marian Knight, you’ll have full access to our wooded, historic campus and and all of the usual amenities you expect at a top private university

  • You're in medical school, but you're not alone
    September 19, 2018

    Second year medical school student, Kathleen Hoban, shares the unexpected challenges that almost kept her from following her dream of becoming a doctor.

  • MAP student makes impact at local non-profit
    September 10, 2018

    Joey Baertschi turned his degrees in Paralegal Studies and Business Administration into a new career and service to the community.

  • Why apply credits from your associate's degree toward a bachelor's degree?
    August 21, 2018

    You’ve wrapped up two years at your community college, and next steps are approaching quickly. Once you’ve earned your associate’s degree (congratulations, by the way), it’s time to consider if your future entails transferring to a four-year university.

  • How online courses appeal to different learning styles
    August 20, 2018

    Online courses can appeal to students from all different learning types. Find out what kind of learning style you have.

  • What can you do with a social work degree besides social work?
    August 14, 2018

    If you’re passionate about improving the quality of life for people of all ages and advocating for social justice causes, social work may be your calling. A broad degree with a variety of applications, Marian University’s social work program trains students to think critically and solve problems. Through the program’s coursework, you’ll learn communication, leadership, and research skills to make you career-ready following graduation.

  • 7 study tips to help you through med school
    August 13, 2018

    Samantha Collins, Second-Year Osteopathic Medical School Student, shares 7 study tips to help you get through medical school.

  • Six careers in chemistry that may (or may not) surprise you
    August 7, 2018

    While some students dream of making the next breakthrough as a world-class scientist, not all chemistry aficionados don white coats and safety goggles for a living. Luckily, in the field of chemistry, a career can look vastly different, depending on where your specific passion takes you. The Royal Society of Chemistry reports that only a third of chemistry program graduates will actually work inside a laboratory.

  • MAP business student hosts fundraiser for Indy Humane
    August 3, 2018

    Kylie Ray, a senior in Marian's Adult Programs, is hosting a fundraiser, inspired by her senior project, at Moe & Johnny's on Friday, August 17 in support of Indy Humane.

  • Treat yourself better
    July 17, 2018

    Milie Fang, Second-Year Osteopathic Medical School Student, shares 3 essential points to fostering self-care while attending medical school.

  • The best ways to use your Finance degree
    June 27, 2018

    You’re done with your final exam, finished the graduation pomp and circumstance, and celebrated with friends. Now how do you make all the hard work you put into obtaining your finance degree pay off?

  • Four cutting-edge careers for English majors
    June 21, 2018

    In today's digital economy, an English degree from Marian University will provide you with a range of career options. Here are four.

  • Six ideas for getting the most out of the summer before college
    June 21, 2018

    You’ve graduated from high school, and this fall, you’ll embark on one of the most exciting adventures of young adulthood: your first year at college. But how can you prepare for college over the summer?

  • You Can Get Involved In Campus Ministries At Marian University
    June 20, 2018

    Your gifts, talents and abilities are in high demand at Marian Catholic Campus Ministries (CCM), the student-run organization which sponsors numerous faith-based activities

  • Seven reasons Marian is the best University for you
    June 20, 2018

    Marian University has become one of the best universities in Indiana. So how do you know if Marian is right for you? Here are 7 reasons worth considering.

  • Happy Father's Day!
    June 15, 2018


Studying healthcare in Chile
Pre-med student builds cultural competencies and awareness.
Watch Htoo's story
Interning at Delta Faucet
Marketing experience gives insight into corporate America.
Watch Dominic's story
Coming home to Indy
Award-winning transfer student is glad she made the switch.
Read Rachel's story

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