Undergraduate Admissions

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Your Mary Journey Starts Here

Congratulations on your decision to apply to the University of Mary. We’re proud that our university has a national reputation for academic excellence, values-based education, and affordable tuition.

But we’re equally pleased when our students tell us that what they value most at Mary are the people. You’ll find a welcoming community of students, faculty, and staff here — on our main campus, our satellite locations, and online — who work together, support each other, and believe in giving back.

We look forward to you joining us.

How to Apply

  • Apply Online - Find all the information you need to apply quickly and easily online to the University of Mary. Mary Online Application
  • Submit your transcripts and records
    • If you are applying to our main Bismarck campus, send an unofficial copy of your transcript to our Admissions Office (enroll@umary.edu) or email a copy to your admissions representative .
    • If your ACT or SAT scores are not listed on your transcript, send a copy of your score report as well. 
    • If you are planning on attending one of our other campuses or taking classes online, talk with your Admissions Representative about how to get your transcripts and records to us.
  • Visit Campus - See what it’s like to be part of the Mary community by visiting our campus in Bismarck, which combines the energy of a vital, accessible city with North Dakota’s natural beauty.
    • Spend the night on campus and really get a feel for Mary. 
      • Meet professors in your field.
      • Talk to students.
      • Sit in on a class.
      • Have lunch on us!

Interested in Our Online and Evening Programs?

We're here to help you get started with our in-demand, flexible, and affordable programs.

Headshot of Joe Kittell in 2021

I want to personally welcome you as you begin your journey exploring the University of Mary. As you learn more about what the University of Mary has to offer, I want you to know our team is here to answer all your questions and to assist you in making your decision. We pray that you find that the University of Mary is the perfect fit for you! God Bless and Go Marauders.

Joseph Kittell, Director of Undergraduate Admissions

We're Just a Phone Call or Email Away

Call the University of Mary Admissions Office at
701-355-8030 or 800-288-6279 (MARY).