Marian University Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into Marian University
|Admission Standards||Extremely Easy|
How hard is it to get into Marian University and can I get accepted? The school has a 68% acceptance rate ranking it #16 in Wisconsin for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 1,138 out of 1,684 applicants were admitted making Marian University a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 59 percent. Marian University typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 31% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.
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Marian University SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT1%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||540|
|SAT Math 25th||520|
|SAT Composite 25th||1060|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||570|
|SAT Math 75th||570|
|SAT Composite 75th||1140|
|Average SAT Score||1100|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Marian University?
Marian University typically requires applicants to be in the top 49 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1060 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 1020. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1100 out of 1600. The school ranks #15 in Wisconsin for highest average SAT composite score. 1 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school. Note: SAT scores presented on this page have been adjusted upwards per the College Board's concordance tables for test takers after March 2016.
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1140 and Above||Good||>78%|
|1100 to 1140||Avg +||68%-78%|
|1060 to 1100||Avg -||56%-68%|
|1020 to 1060||Reach||42%-56%|
|Less than 1020||Low||<42%|
Marian University ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT89%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||16|
|ACT Math 25th||16|
|ACT Composite 25th||17|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||22|
|ACT Math 75th||23|
|ACT Composite 75th||22|
|Average ACT Score||19|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Marian University?
Admission data indicates that Marian University regularly accepts students with ACT's of 17 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 69 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 14 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 20 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 22 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #30 in Wisconsin for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 89 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Marian University.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|22 and Above||Good||>80%|
|19 to 22||Avg +||68%-80%|
|17 to 19||Avg -||58%-68%|
|15 to 17||Reach||48%-58%|
|Less than 15||Low||<48%|
Avg. High School GPA3.1
Typical High School GradesB
You will need about average high school grades to get into Marian University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Marian University was 3.1 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #21 in Wisconsin for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Marian University accepts 68% of students who apply.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Admission Chances|
|3.50 to 3.75||12%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||20%||Good|
|3.00 to 3.25||18%||Avg +|
|2.75 to 3.00||18%||Avg -|
|2.50 to 2.75||16%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||1%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Reach|
69% of Marian University freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||7%|
|Top 25% of class||32%|
|Top 50% of class||69%|
|Bottom 50% of class||31%|
|Bottom 25% of class||11%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||32%||30%||31%|
What are the requirements for admission to Marian University and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Recommendations||Neither required nor recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=239080 IPEDS survey data for Marian University.