Student Demographics

Total student population

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Marquette is a home away from home for nearly 11,600 undergraduate and graduate students.

The university's excellent reputation draws students from nearly every state and 84 countries.




Fall 2018 enrollment statistics

  •  Undergraduate enrollment: 8,435
  •  Graduate and professional enrollment: 3,170
  •  TOTAL ENROLLMENT: 11,605



Undergraduate ratios

  • The student-to-faculty ratio is 14:1*.
  • The average lower-division class size is 34.
  • The average upper-division class size is 22.

* Based on data from fall 2018




Diversity information

See First-year Student Profile Interactive Report

Class of 2022 (first-year students)

  • 2,162 enrolled students
  • 55 percent female and 45 percent male
  • 68 percent are from out of state



Class of 2022 high school rank

Freshman Class Rank pie chart
  •  36 percent in the top 1–10 percent
  •  24 percent in the top 11–20 percent
  •  18 percent in the top 21–30 percent
  •  12 percent in the top 31–40 percent
  •  6 percent in the top 41–50 percent

Visit our freshman profile page for information about incoming freshman ACT and SAT scores.