Follow Your Passion at Ave Maria University

Experience unique learning opportunities through the lens of excellent academics with authentically Catholic values.

At Ave Maria University, we want to provide our students with an affordable, strong, well-rounded education. Ave strives to develop the faithful leaders of tomorrow through the balanced approach offered by our liberal arts degree programs, our high-quality faculty, and our Catholic heritage with a focus on service to others. Our online offerings include business administration, finance, accounting, and theology. Each program offers the convenience of an online education and the same quality of education as on-campus students.

We have made it easy for you to become an online student at Ave Maria. Our admissions process is simple. We offer a generous credit transfer program if you have already earned a degree at another regionally accredited college or university.

At Ave Maria University, we want to help you reach your educational, career, and faith goals.


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Admissions Process

From showing your interest to enrolling in classes, we streamline the admissions process and will assist you every step of the way


See What to Expect During the Process


Academic Calendar

There are many important dates that you should keep in mind when you become an online student, including enrollment deadlines, tuition due dates, and more.


See the Important Dates


Frequently Asked Questions

We field many questions from prospective students. View the questions we often answer.


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Military & Veterans

We consider our school to be military friendly. Learn how we help serve those who have served our country.


See Military Benefits


Transfer Credits

We allow a generous amount of transfer credits for students entering our online programs.


See Transfer Policy