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Maharishi International University Student Life

Maharishi International University is on a 242-acre campus in a small town setting in Fairfield, Iowa. Maharishi International University has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – chorus,, , a radio station and more.

Maharishi International University has not reported any data on the presence of fraternities or sororities.

Maharishi International University Housing

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 2021, 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.

Maharishi International University Athletics

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

Is Maharishi International University Safe?

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. Dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards so that students can feel confident that they are safe in on-campus housing.

Plan a Visit to Maharishi International University

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.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Iowa you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

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Maharishi International University Students

74%

Women

26%

Men

61%

Full Time

39%

Part Time

12%

In State

88%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

39%

38%

9%

8%

3%

2%

1%

1%

Graduate Students

1,474

Undergraduate Students

541

Non-Resident / International Students

9

Maharishi International University Campus Services

Student Services
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Counseling
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Alumni Networking
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

2,015

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

100%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$16,530

Out-of-State

$16,530

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Jul 30
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