With locations in Poughkeepsie and Killfish, New York, Marist College has a liberal arts curriculum and offers professional certificates, bachelor’s degrees, graduate degrees and post-graduate certificates. The school was established in 1946 and has expanded to include programs on-campus, online and abroad and offers many financial aid options to students who need help paying for college. Marist College has a very competitive athletics division and also offers club sports and intramural activities.
There is an active Greek presence on campus as well as a myriad of other social and academic clubs and associations to which students may choose to belong. There is also a thriving ROTC program for students that may be interested in pursuing a career in the military after completing college, or who just enjoy the program. Marist does provide on-campus housing and there are several activities in the town of Poughkeepsie that will keep students occupied throughout the year.