Beyond the Rankings

The nationwide lists of great colleges and universities give a quick snapshot of places like Mary, but there's so much more to say!

Affiliations: Christian, Catholic, Benedictine
Founded: 1959 by the Benedictine Sisters of the Annunciation
President: Monsignor James P. Shea
Enrollment: 3,800+
Student Body Demographic: 48 states and Puerto Rico represented, as well as 25 other countries.
Student/Faculty Ratio: 14:1
Minority: 8% of the population
Annual Tuition: $17,350 (based on full-time student in undergraduate classes)
Average Room: $3,147 (based on average two-semester double-occupancy rate)
Average Board: $3,990
Student organizations: 35+
Undergraduate Degree Programs: 55 [View]
Graduate Degree Programs: 14 Master's degrees and 4 Doctoral degrees (Physical Therapy, Education, Nursing Practice, Occupational Therapy) [View]
Academic Divisions: School of Arts and Sciences, Gary Tharaldson School of Business, Liffrig Family School of Educational and Behavioral Sciences, School of Health Sciences
Satellite Campuses: Downtown Bismarck - Fargo, ND - Grand Forks, ND - Grand Forks Air Force BaseBillings, MT - Fort Riley, KS - Phoenix, AZ - Rome, Italy - Arequipa, Peru
Placement after graduation: 96%
Athletics: The University of Mary is a member of the NCAA Division II, Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference.
Women's: Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Indoor Track & Field, Outdoor Track & Field, Volleyball
Men's: Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Soccer, Indoor Track & Field, Outdoor Track & Field, Wrestling
Annual Budget: $51.3 million
Endowment: $37.1 million