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Colleges / Marquette University

Marquette University

Milwaukee, WI 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate87%
Acceptance Rate87%

About Marquette University

Marquette University is a private, religious university in the city of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Marquette University was founded in 1881. The university currently enrolls around 11,167 students per year, including 7,532 undergrads.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Marquette University

It is moderately difficult to get into Marquette University. Around 87% of applicants get into Marquette University each year. In 2022, 13,851 out of 15,883 total applicants were accepted.

Marquette University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 87%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.6
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 17%

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Marquette University is located Milwaukee.

If you are interested in seeing Marquette University for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 94/Interstate 43 to Milwaukee, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Mitchell International.

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College Info

1250 W. Wisconsin Ave. P.O. Box 1881 Milwaukee, WI 53233

Campus Setting: Urban

Marquette University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Dec 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Jul 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Marquette University is Dec 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Marquette University is Jul 1.

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Marquette University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1180 - 1350


Math SAT Range

580 - 690


Reading SAT Range

590 - 670

Marquette University Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Marquette University is like? There are approximately 11,167 students enrolled at Marquette University, including 7,532 undergraduate students and 3,635 graduate students. 95% percent of students attend school full-time, 36% percent are from WI and 64% percent of students are from other states.


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