Life On and Off Campus

Your New Home

Welcome to your new adventure! Marian University will quickly feel like home, whether you are an undergraduate or graduate student.Get to know your new community—there are many opportunities at your fingertips!

First Year Programs | SOAR (undergraduate student orientation, advising, and registration) | Housing | Dining | Campus Safety | Fitness Center | Transportation

Living in Indianapolis

Welcome to the wonderful city of Indianapolis, where arts and culture are abundant and there is never a dull moment. From big-league teams like the Indianapolis Colts, Pacers, and the Indianapolis Indians to the Indianapolis 500, when it comes to fun, exciting activities, the city of Indianapolis has a lot to offer.

Downtown Indianapolis | Indy Night Life | Shopping | SportsRecreation I Transportation

BI_logo.55e86121c5798Transportation in and around Indianapolis is not a problem for Marian University students who don’t have cars. With two Blue Indy stations on campus and student discounts, having access to a set of wheels is easy and cost-effective. 

We Are Here To Help

You will discover countless things to see, do, and learn in college. At Marian University, we care about your personal wellness and academic success. Take advantage of our free, professional support services! Our faculty and staff are here to help you succeed.

Academic Advising | Tutoring and Support | Health and Wellness | Campus Ministry | The Exchange | Alumni

The Arts at Marian

Opportunities to enjoy and participate in creativity, performances, exhibitions, and scholarship in the arts are everywhere at Marian University. 

Visual Arts | Department of Music | Marian University Theatre


Varsity and Intramural Athletics

Marian University is home to the MU Knights. With an array of sports to play and watch, we offer a sport that will fit your liking!

MU Knights | Intramural sports

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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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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