Mayville State University Rankings

By | April 18, 2020

Located in Mayville, ND, Mayville State University is one of the best universities in the state of North Dakota. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for Mayville State University in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is Mayville State University.

330 Third Street NE Mayville, ND 58257
Phone: (701) 788-5222
Email: [email protected]
Web site:

Rankings: Mayville State University

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Peer college rating (out of 5) 1.9
Graduation and retention ranking: 73
Average freshman retention rate: 58.2%
6-year graduation rate: 36.0%
Predicted graduation rate: N/A
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): N/A
Faculty resources ranking: 35
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 77.9%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 0.0%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 12:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 77.7%
Student selectivity ranking: 39
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 17-23
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: N/A
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 47%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 87.2%
Financial resources rank: 18
Alumni giving rank: 39
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 17.6%

Mayville State University History

Essential Facts: Mayville State University

  • For more than a century, Mayville State has been training teachers and other professionals while maintaining the highest standards.
  • The Mayville State University Comets finished runner-up at the NAIA Division II Men’s Basketball National Tournament in 2007.
  • Mayville State University is ranked #1,345 out of 1,715 schools in the nation for overall quality on College Factual’s 2021 Best Colleges list.

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 35%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 0%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 0%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 25%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 75%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? No
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
Collegiate athletic association: NAIA
Men’s scholarship sports: baseball, basketball, football
Women’s scholarship sports: basketball, softball, volleyball
Student activities: choral groups, concert band, drama/theater, international student organization, jazz band, music ensembles, musical theater, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, student film society