Planning Your Visit
Mount Mary University welcomes future students and their families to visit campus.
- Schedule a Visit
- What to Bring
- Get Directions
- Things to Do in MIlwaukee
- Nearby Restaurants
Future students can sign up for a group or individual campus visit experience. See our campus visit options and then call the Admission Office at (414) 256-1219 to arrange your visit. To create a personal visit experience, you can request to participate in one of the following activities: tour campus, sit in on a class, meet a professor or talk to a coach.
It’s a good idea to bring a list of questions, a notebook, pen and camera (or mobile phone) for taking pictures. If you haven’t applied for admission already, you also could fill out Mount Mary’s free online application before coming, but this is not required for visiting campus.
Mount Mary has arranged special hotel rates for visitors at the following hotels. To make reservations with these special rates, call the hotel, identify yourself as a Mount Mary University visitor and ask for the Mount Mary preferred or corporate rate.
- Radisson Hotel Milwaukee West (Wauwatosa, WI)
- Crowne Plaza – Milwaukee/Wauwatosa (Wauwatosa, WI)
- Holiday Inn Express Milwaukee – West Medical Center (Wauwatosa, WI)
- Brookfield Suites Hotel & Convention Center (Brookfield, WI)
- Best Western Midway Hotel – Brookfield (Brookfield, WI)
Getting to Mount Mary
Mount Mary University is located in a residential neighborhood in northwest Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Transportation to Milwaukee is available via car, bus lines, Amtrak Hiawatha service or Mitchell International Airport. Get directions!
From a world-class zoo and art museum to inexpensive beachside cabanas and hiking trails, there’s something for everyone in Milwaukee. Local venues bring in Broadway productions and big name bands, as well as showcase the talents of local musicians and artists.
In the summer, every weekend is a new opportunity to experience diverse cultures at the city’s many ethnic and music festivals. See Visit Milwaukee for more details on entertainment and attractions.
An all-you-can-eat style dining hall, Parkway Place grill and Cyber Café are open on campus for breakfast, lunch and dinner during the academic year.
The area around Mayfair Mall—just a few blocks from campus—also offers many dining options: Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill, The Cheesecake Factory, Five Guys Burgers & Fries, Maggiano’s Little Italy, McCormick and Schmick’s, Panera Bread, P.F. Chang’s China Bistro and more.
If you want to get a taste of Milwaukee, consider local favorites near Mount Mary: