Marion Military Institute is on a 130-acre campus in the rural setting of Marion, Alabama, not far from Birmingham.
Marion Military Institute has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to join – including band, chorus, theater groups, and more.
Interested in Greek life? Marion Military Institute does not have fraternities or sororities.
Marion Military Institute has the Honor Guard. In fact, more students participate in the Honor Guard than any other on-campus activity.
Other popular student organizations at Marion Military Institute include MMI Knights Precision Drill Team, Swamp Fox, Marching Band and Leaders Club.
Marion Military Institute students' favorite campus traditions are Military Ball, Intramural Sports and Leadership Symposium.
This table offers information on housing at Marion Military Institute.
|On-Campus Housing||Yes||Required for sophomore|
|Guaranteed Housing||Yes||Guaranteed for freshman|
|Co-ed Housing Available||Yes|
|Housing for Students with Disabilities||No|
|Percentage of Students Living On-Campus||––||100%|
|Spots Available in On-Campus Housing||––||500|
|Number of Students Living On-Campus||––||401|
|Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus||––||0%|
Marion Military Institute offers housing for students. Students are required to live on campus through sophomore year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.
Most Marion Military Institute students live off campus. In 2022, 100% of undergrads at Marion Military Institute lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 0% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Marion Military Institute. There are 500 spots available in on-campus housing for all 401 undergraduates. In the 2021-2022 school year, 401 students chose to live in campus housing. On the weekends, about 45% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
Marion Military Institute offers coed housing.
At Marion Military Institute 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 Marion Military Institute:
|Sport||Men's Intramural||Women's Intramural||Men's Division||Women's Division||Men's Scholarships||Women's Scholarships|
|Tennis||√||√||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport||√||√|
|Cross Country Running||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport||√||√|
|Golf||√||√||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.
Marion Military Institute is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Marion Military Institute, take Highway 5 to Marion, AL. If you need to fly, book your flight to Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International airport.
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