U.S. News & World Report: Mount Mary University continues to lead Midwest in 2022-23

We did it again! Mount Mary University consistently tops Wisconsin's best regional universities in the Midwest, according to the 2023 U.S. News & World Report ranking of best colleges.


U.S. News & World Report:  Mount Mary University continues to lead Midwest in 2022-23
Hispanic Serving Institution

Mount Mary among the most diverse schools in the Midwest

Mount Mary University is proud to be one of only two Hispanic Serving Institutions in Wisconsin.For a number of years, MMU has been increasingly recognized for its diverse student population. According to the fall 2022 student census, 34% of the undergraduate student population is Hispanic. For the past few years, the U.S. News and World Report Best Colleges Report has named MMU among the top two regional universities in the Midwest for ethnic and economic diversity.

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Isabelle Cherney, Ph.D., to be Inaugurated the thirteenth President of Mount Mary University

Isabelle Cherney, Ph.D., a nationally recognized social scientist and educator, will be inaugurated as Mount Mary University’s 13th on March 31, 2023. The ceremony will take place in the Alumnae Dining Hall on the Mount Mary campus, following mass at Christ King Church in Milwaukee.

Cherney assumed her duties as Mount Mary President on July 1, 2022, upon the retirement of former president, Christine Pharr, Ph.D.

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Undergraduate programs for women. Graduate degrees for everyone.


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Get the tools you need to succeed at Mount Mary University. Our breadth of programs – from scientific fields to creative degrees like fashion design – are taught by experts who make students a top priority. You’ll access hands-on equipment, get personalized attention, create strong friendships, and have access to both academic and financial resources (including emergency funds) if the need arises.

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You’ll love it here: Students at Mount Mary are 20% more likely to stay enrolled than at the average Wisconsin institution.

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A tight-knit community in the heart of Milwaukee.

From nearby performing arts and galleries to student clubs and athletics, there’s always something new to explore at Mount Mary. And, our small school atmosphere means you’ll really get to know your peers, building a close network of friends and professional contacts as you earn your degree.

Proud of our diversity

We are ranked as one of the two most diverse schools in the Midwest (according to U.S. News and World Report). And, we are one of only two colleges in Wisconsin to be given federal status as a Hispanic-Serving Institution.


Business school announces enhancements Business school announces enhancements

Program adds concentration in human resources, shortened pathway to MBA [Read More]

Tuition discounts and free housing for summer class students Tuition discounts and free housing for summer class students

This summer, Mount Mary University has halved the cost of tuition, and is offering degree-seeking undergrad students the ability to live in the residence hall for free. [Read More]

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The Key to Connection with Maggie Dauss12:00 PM to 1:00 PMMount Mary University ZOOM presentation


Uncovering Hidden Treasure from the Mount Mary Fashion Archive5:00 PM to 7:00 PMMount Mary University


Inauguration of Isabelle Cherney, Ph.D.All DayMount Mary University


Saturday Visit Day10:00 AM to 12:00 PMMount Mary University Admissions Welcome Center


Easter Break -- No ClassesAll DayMount Mary University


Mount Mary Alum Awards11:00 AM to 1:00 PMBergstrom Hall Alumnae Dining Room


Mount Mary Meet-Up, April 2023: Money on the Mind with Dr. Kristin Carioti5:30 PM to 7:00 PMMount Mary University Stiemke Hall


Saturday Visit Day10:00 AM to 12:00 PMMount Mary University Admissions Welcome Center


CREO | 5 p.m. Show5:00 PMMount Mary University


CREO | 7:30 p.m. Show7:30 PMMount Mary University

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