Maharishi International University is on a 242-acre campus in the small town setting of Fairfield, Iowa.
Maharishi International University has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to join – including chorus, a radio station and more.
Interested in Greek life? Maharishi International University has not reported any data on the presence of fraternities or sororities.
This table offers information on housing at Maharishi International University.
|On-Campus Housing||Yes||Required for senior|
|Guaranteed Housing||Yes||Guaranteed for freshman|
|Co-ed Housing Available||No|
|Housing for Students with Disabilities||No|
|Percentage of Students Living On-Campus||––||58.4%|
|Spots Available in On-Campus Housing||––|
|Number of Students Living On-Campus||––|
|Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus||––||41.6%|
Maharishi International University offers on-campus housing. Students are required to live on campus through senior year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.
The majority of Maharishi International University students live on campus. In 2022, 58.4% of undergrads at Maharishi International University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 41.6% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Maharishi International University. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
Maharishi International University does not offer coed housing or housing for students with disabilities.
At Maharishi International University there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.
Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the university, funding, and competition level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.
Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.
Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.
Let's take a look at the athletic options available at Maharishi International University:
|Sport||Men's Intramural||Women's Intramural||Men's Division||Women's Division||Men's Scholarships||Women's Scholarships|
|Soccer||√||√||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Ultimate Frisbee||√||√||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Volleyball||√||√||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.
Maharishi International University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Maharishi International University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.
Maharishi International University offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Maharishi International University, take Interstate 80 to Fairfield, IA. If you need to fly, book your flight to Eastern Iowa airport.
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