If you are thinking about applying to Marian University, the regular decision application deadline is August 1 and there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.
The following is an overiew of some of Marian University's admissions stats.
|Marian University 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.6|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||14%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are not considered|
These are the application deadlines for Marian University.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||No||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
|Regular Decision||Yes||August 1||––|
Marian University does not offer early decision or early action.
➡️ Explore a list of some selective colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.
Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.
Marian University has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are are most important when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that prioritize the areas where you shine.
What does Marian University consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Important|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Considered|
Make sure to check with Marian University for more information on admission factors.
To apply to Marian University, all applicants must submit the following items. Make sure to check in with Marian University's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Written Essay or Personal Statement||√|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||1|
|Other Requirements||√||college transcripts for transfer students|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Marian University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.6. Marian University considers weighted GPA scores from incomging students.
Out of all students that were admitted, 57% submitted a class rank. At Marian University 14% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 41% were in the top 25% and 75% were in the top 50%.
At Marian University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||––|
|3.50 and 3.74||––|
|3.25 and 3.49||––|
|3.00 and 3.24||––|
|2.50 and 2.9||––|
|2.00 and 2.49||––|
This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.
Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to Marian University directly.
Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that highlights your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.
An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.
Marian University does not consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
Marian University does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Marian University.
For transfer students wishing to start in the fall, the deadline to apply is August 1.
Transfer students can enroll in Marian University during the following terms:
• Fall Term
• Spring Term
• Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Marian University?
✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Marian University.
Does Marian University accept transfer credits?
✅ Marian University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Marian University accepts:
• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES
Does Marian University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
✅ Marian University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Marian University?
✅ Marian University is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.
What is Marian University's acceptance rate?
✅ Marian University has an acceptance rate of 76%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at Marian University?
❌ Marian University does not offer early decision.
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How hard is it to get into Marian University? Marian University is a somewhat selective institution. The Marian University acceptance rate is 76%. This means that the institution accepts 76 out of every 100 applicants.
First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Marian University is Aug 1.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Marian University is Aug 1.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Marian University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.56. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.
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