Commitment to Diversity
As a university, we cherish our commitment to a diverse student body. We think this commitment to a diverse campus enhances your academic experience by exposing you to a variety of backgrounds, attitudes, beliefs and experiences. Marquette continues to be one of the most diverse campuses in Wisconsin.
Where we come from
Marquette is home to more than 8,387 undergraduate and 3,615 graduate students.
The university's reputation draws students from nearly every state and territory and more than 70 countries.
65 percent of students come from outside of Wisconsin.
Who We Are -- 2011 freshmen
21% Students of color
20% Legacy students (Students with a parent or sibling who attended Marquette)
18% First generation college students (The first in their family to attend college)
3% Non-Resident alien students (International students)
1:1 Male to Female ratio
92% Reside on campus