Catholic and Marianist Universities in the U.S.

University of Dayton

One of the 10 largest Catholic universities in the country, the University of Dayton was founded in 1850 by four Marianists. Today, the university serves more than 10,000 students, including more than 3,000 graduate students, enrolled in 70 programs in the College of Arts and Sciences and professional schools of law, engineering, business administration and education.

St. Mary’s University

The oldest and largest Catholic university in the Southwest, St. Mary’s University began in 1852, when four Marianist brothers stepped off the Indianola stagecoach and opened a preparatory school in downtown San Antonio. Today, the university is a multicultural university serving more than 4,000 undergraduate and graduate students in the country’s eighth-largest city, offering an integrated program of liberal studies, professional preparation and ethical commitment.

Chaminade University of Honolulu

Chaminade University of Honolulu, Hawai’i, was founded in 1955 by the Society of Mary. One of the most ethnically and culturally diverse campuses in the West, the university offers 23 major undergraduate programs and six graduate programs to its approximately 2,500 students, many of whom come from foreign countries.


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