At a Glance

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Get to Know Us

The best way to understand what sets the University of Mary apart is to visit us and experience our community for yourself. You’ll meet students, faculty, and staff dedicated to learning, teaching, and service. You’ll discover a campus that gives you the best of both worlds, one that combines the natural beauty of North Dakota with the vibrant energy of an accessible, youthful city. 

Until you have an opportunity to visit campus, here are some Mary fast facts.

By the Numbers 

Student Population

  • 2020 Fall Enrollment: 3,799
  • Undergraduates: 2,535
  • Undergraduate Transfer In: 119
  • Graduates: 1,264
  • Student/Faculty Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority: 12.7% of the population
  • Student Body Demographic: 47 states and 24 countries



Financial Aid

  • Students Receiving Aid: 99%

Career Outcomes

  • Job Placement After Graduation: 96%
  • Number of Mary Alumni: 25,000+

Student Life 


NCAA Division II Women 

  • Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Golf, Indoor Track & Field, Outdoor Track & Field, Volleyball

NCAA Division II Men 

  • Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Indoor Track & Field, Outdoor Track & Field, Wrestling

ACHA Division II Men

  • Hockey

Campuses & Surrounding Area

Regional Recreation 

  • 89 miles of hiking trails
  • 30+ parks
  • 7 golf courses 
  • 4 seasons recreational opportunities on the Missouri River

Rankings, Recognition & Accreditation

Take Your Next Step to Mary