Marquette University

Marquette University is a Catholic, Jesuit university located near the heart of downtown Milwaukee, Wis., that offers a comprehensive range of majors in 11 nationally and internationally recognized colleges and schools. We are a Top 100 U.S.News ranked national institution: #90 in National Universities, #54 Best Value Schools.

A Marquette education offers students a virtually unlimited number of paths and destinations and prepares them for the world by asking them to think critically about it.

Along the way, we ask one thing of every student: Be The Difference.


  • Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Top 100 U.S. News ranked national institution
  • #90 in National Universities
  • #54 Best Value Schools
  • Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 15:1
  • 34% of students in top 10% of their high school classes
  • 16 NCAA Division I athletics teams
  • Career focused: 76% complete an internship, 21% complete research with a faculty member, 92% get a full-time job after graduation.
  • Campus is just a mile to the shore of Lake Michigan, and one hour and a half direct from Chicago.
  • Milwaukee boasts an extensive number of financial service firms, publishing and printing companies and other industry leaders.
  • Milwaukee is home and headquarters to several Fortune 500 companies like Baird, Harley-Davidson, Johnson Controls, Manpower Group, Northwestern Mutual, Rockwell Automation, and GE Healthcare.
  • More than 8,200 undergraduate and 3,000 graduate and professional students; all 50 U.S. states and 72 countries represented
  • Undergraduate programs: 80 majors and 78 minors and pre-professional programs in dentistry, law and medicine
  • Postgraduate programs: 66 doctoral and master’s degree programs, 18 graduate certificate programs, and a School of Dentistry and Law School
  • More than 1,100* faculty (over 600 full time as of Fall 2015)


Top Programs for International Students

With more than 100 majors at Marquette, we’ll help you to choose a major or minor combination that matches your interests and skills. We think you’ll find that a liberal arts education will not only prepare you for meaningful work, but for a purposeful life as well.

  • Accounting
  • Business Administration
  • Business Economics
  • Finance
  • Human Resources
  • Information Technology
  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • International Business
  • Marketing
  • Operations and Supply Chain Management
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biological Sciences
  • Chemistry
  • Data Science
  • Economics
  • Mathematics
  • Psychology
  • Public Relations
  • Biocomputing
  • Bioelectronics
  • Biomechanics
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Biomedical Sciences


Costs and Scholarships

  • More than 90% of international students receive scholarships
  • Average tuition, fees and living expenses (annual): $62,000.
  • Lowest Scholarship awarded: $5000.
  • Highest Scholarship awarded: $16000.


Admission Requirements

    • Marquette International Application  or Common Application
    • Secondary school internal academic records
    • Secondary school external academic records (if applicable)
    • Post-secondary academic records
    • Evidence of English language ability
    • Evidence of financial ability
    • SAT or ACT results – please note that ACT or SAT score is only required if the student studied at a US high school or used US high school curriculum for at least four semesters.



Fall Semester (August Start Timeline)

  • Applications priority deadline: May 1
  • All supporting materials: May 1
  • Deposits: June 15

Spring Semester (January Start Timeline)

  • Applications priority deadline: November 1
  • All supporting materials: November 1
  • Deposits: December 1

Connect with Admission Office

Contact an Admissions Officer

Yao Andrew

Coordinator of International Agents
Office of the Provost

Phone: +1-414-288-5195