Marquette University is on a 107-acre campus in the urban setting of Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
There are many activities and organizations for Marquette University students to join – including chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.
Interested in Greek life? Marquette University has fraternities and sororities.
Marquette University has the Student Government. In fact, more students participate in the Student Government than any other on-campus activity.
Other popular student organizations at Marquette University include club sports, community service organizations, band/jazz/orchestra and Residence Hall Association.
Marquette University students' favorite campus traditions are Winter Flurry, Hunger Clean-Up and Midnight Madness Basketball Kick-Off.
This table offers information on housing at Marquette University.
|On-Campus Housing||Yes||Required for sophomore|
|Guaranteed Housing||Yes||Guaranteed for freshman|
|Co-ed Housing Available||Yes|
|Housing for Students with Disabilities||Yes|
|Percentage of Students Living On-Campus||––||41%|
|Spots Available in On-Campus Housing||––|
|Number of Students Living On-Campus||––|
|Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus||––||59%|
Marquette University offers on-campus housing. Students are required to live on campus through sophomore year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.
Most Marquette University students live off campus. In 2022, 41% of undergrads at Marquette University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 59% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Marquette University. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
Marquette University offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.
At Marquette 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 Marquette University:
|Sport||Men's Intramural||Women's Intramural||Men's Division||Women's Division||Men's Scholarships||Women's Scholarships|
|Indoor Track||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1|
|Basketball||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Lacrosse||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Soccer||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Tennis||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Track And Field||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Cross Country Running||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Cheerleading||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
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.
Marquette University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Marquette University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. The school also has student security patrols.
Marquette University offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Marquette University, take Interstate 94/Interstate 43 to Milwaukee, WI. If you need to fly, book your flight to Mitchell International airport.
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