University of Mary's Williston Campus

Bringing World-Class Programs to Williston

Pursue your calling with the University of Mary, right here in Williston. Generous support from local and regional donors has enabled us to reduce our total undergraduate cost of attendance to under $5,000 for residents of Northwest North Dakota ready to invest in their future with a bachelor's degree. 

Already have your bachelor's? Earn your MBA online with up to $10,000 in scholarships.

Hear from Ybonne and Janessa, a local mother-daughter duo working on their MBAs together, and Sara, who came back home to Williston to pursue her bachelor’s in elementary education.

Northwest North Dakota Outreach

In keeping with our ongoing effort to support growing communities statewide, we're extending our reach to meet pressing needs in the Williston area and beyond. Our vision is to serve the region and equip you for lifelong flourishing by providing invaluable educational and workforce development services at the lowest possible cost.

Learn Where You Are

Our flexible degree offerings combine convenient online learning with in-person instruction on the campus of Williston State College. With accommodating blended courses in nursing (RN to BSN), elementary education, business management, and business administration, you won't have to relocate or sacrifice your work-life balance to earn your bachelor's and prepare for the next stage in your career journey.

Visit Our Office

721 E Highland Drive, Suite E
Williston, ND 58801
701-355-8108

Kristal talking with students

Williston State College Partnership

We've partnered with WSC to bring first-rate university-level programs to you. Expand your career options at an unrivaled price, right here in Williston.

Eligible Degrees in Williston

Williston State College graduates who are living in northwest North Dakota and pursuing a bachelor’s degree from the University of Mary in any of the below areas will automatically receive over $25,000 in scholarships. Your total tuition cost — from admission to graduation — will come to $4,985.

  • Bachelor's in Business Administration
  • Bachelor's in Business Management
  • Bachelor's in Elementary Education
  • Bachelor's in Nursing (RN to BSN, BSN)

To learn more about each of these degree options, click here.

Discover our full range of flexible, affordable graduate programs, including our blended (online and in-person at WSC) Master of Business Administration. The first 20 Williston residents to enroll in our MBA program can earn their master's for 50% off!

Featured Staff

Kristal Schmit

Northwest ND Site Director

I've lived in Williston for the past 25 years, along with my husband. My husband and I have five children. When I'm not traveling all over North Dakota for sporting events, I love spending time with my family at our cabin on Lake Sakakawea.