On Your Marq Application Process

Admission to On Your Marq is a four step process that begins after your acceptance to Marquette University. For a PDF version of this checklist of items and materials required for your application, click here.  

  • Part One: Complete On Your Marq Application by February 1st.
  • Part Two: Respond to our request for an interview by February 15th.
    • Interviews can be completed in-person or via Skype.
    • Complete application for sliding scale fee (by request/optional) - coming soon!

  • Part Three: After your interview, you will receive an admission decision within two weeks. Upon acceptance we request additional information:  
    • From your high school, your most current IEP or 504 Plan and/or your Transition Plan including present level of performancespecial gifts/talents, interests and goals
    • Results of your most recent vocational, careeraptitude, or IQ testsif available
    • Agreement to attend and participate in OYM (which we will send to you) filled out and signed by you

  • Part Four: If accepted to the program, 
    • Pay the On Your Marq $500 deposit by April 1st. 
    • We will send you the following packet of information, which should be filled out and returned to us by May 15th: 
      • Release of Information to Parent
      • Release of Information to Health Care Provider (optional) 
      • Release of Information to MU Faculty/Staff   
      • How to access help from the Office of Disability Services (highly recommended/optional) 
      • Request for Preferred Housing (not guaranteed/optional) 
    • Documents and/or payment can be mailed or emailed to us at:
      • OYM 
        Marquette University
        Coughlin Hall, Room 240, Attn. Emily Raclaw
        1303 W. Wisconsin Ave
        Milwaukee, WI 53233 
      • Email: oym@marquette.edu

If you have any questions throughout this process, please contact us at oym@marquette.edu or at (414) 288-0212.