Living on campus at Marian University is affordable

Room and Board Rates

New Hall

2018-19 Room and Board Rates

Double occupancy, with all-access meal plan

$5,320 per semester

$10,640 per year

Single occupancy, with all-access meal plan

$5,970 per semester

$11,940 per year

Apartment, room rate only

$3,620 per semester

$7,240 per year

House, room rate only

$3,394 per semester

$6,788 per year

Double-Occupancy Rooms

All new first-year, full-time undergraduates are housed in Doyle Hall or Clare Hall in double occupancy rooms with roommates.

Some new students are housed together in campus living-learning communities:

  • Honors Academy students
  • Engineering students
  • Alverna Community*
  • Peace and Justice*

* NOTE: You must request, register, and be approved for Alverna Hall and Peace and Justice living-learning housing.

Single-Occupancy Rooms

  • A minimal number of single rooms are available for new and returning students. Single rooms are assigned on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • The additional cost is $650 per semester.
  • If you need a single room due to a medical condition, make note of this on the campus housing application. Your medical documentation should be mailed to: 

Marian University
Office of Housing and Residence Life
3200 Cold Spring Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46222

All-Access Residential Meal Plan

  • Residential students are required to have this plan, which gives you unlimited entry to the Dining Commons whenever it is open. 
  • Never worry about how many meals you've used or how many you have left. You can grab lunch with classmates, meet your study group for evening ice cream, or have coffee with a professor. Bring your laptop and surf the net. Stay as long as you like!
  • Includes $300 in flex dollars that supplement your meal plan for the semester. Flex dollars work like a debit card. Each time you make a purchase, the total is subtracted from your balance. Flex dollars do not roll over to a new semester. They can be used in the dining hall or:
    • Subway
    • Starbucks
    • Papa Johns
    • Grille Works
    • P.O.D. Market
  • If you run out of flex dollars, you can add Knight Bucks to your account in increments of $50 from this web page: Knight Bucks rollover each semester as long as you are a registered, enrolled student. Watch for special Knight Bucks promotions throughout the year to save money!
  • You will get five (5) guess passes per semester or a total of ten (10) passes per year to use when friends or family visit campus. 

For more information about campus dining services, click here.

Other Meal Plans

  • For the 2018-2019 academic year, house and apartment residents are required to have a commuter meal plan. Students may select any commuter meal plan on their housing application and the meal plan will be added to their account. 
  • Graduate students can add declining balance dollars or a commuter meal plan to their accounts. Click here for more details.

Contact Us

If you have any questions call us at 317.955.6318 or email us Thank you!
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Marian University does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, creed, national origin, age or disabilities in the selection of administrative personnel, faculty and staff, and students.
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