Manchester University offers more than 70 areas of undergraduate study, four master's programs, and a professional doctorate in pharmacy to 1,300 students from 21 states and 9 countries. The independent, liberal arts university is located in North Manchester, Ind., where 76 percent of the students live on a 120-acre campus.

The Fort Wayne, Ind., location is home to our four-year Doctorate of Pharmacy program, the masters' programs in Pharmacogenomics, Nutrition/Nutrigenomics, and Athletic Training, and an accelerated, second-degree BSN program.

Academic Programs

  • Art & Design
  • Athletic Training
  • Business
  • Communication
  • Education
  • Finance/Accounting
  • Government/Political Science
  • Health Science
  • Liberal Arts
  • Music
  • Nursing
  • Nutrition Sciences
  • Pharmacogenomics
  • Pharmacy
  • Research
  • Science
  • Social Science
  • Technology
  • Visual Arts

Student experience

  • Athletics
  • Co-op/Internship Opportunities
  • Disability Services
  • Intramural/Club Sports
  • LGBTQIA Services
  • On-Campus Housing
  • Religious Affiliation
  • Study Abroad
  • Undergraduate Research
  • Volunteer/Community Service

Application information

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If you've reviewed our academic programs, checked out our campus life, and you want to experience Manchester University for yourself, then apply today! If you are still in high school or haven't attended another college, you'll use the First-Year Application.


If you've reviewed our academic programs, checked out our campus life, and you want to experience Manchester University for yourself, then apply today! If you have already attended college, but wish to continue your studies at Manchester and obtain an Associate or Bachelor's Degree, you'll use the Transfer Application.

Additional Information

College guides love Manchester. Year after year, Manchester receives acclaim from popular guides for college-bound students for its exceptional academic program. The 2021 America’s Best Colleges guide of U.S.News & World Report ranks Manchester University as tied for #1 in Indiana for “Best Undergraduate Teaching,” and #10 nationally. MU has received the “Best College” ranking for 25 consecutive years. The Princeton Review college guide also consistently ranks Manchester as a "Best in the Midwest." 

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Are we a good fit for you? You have to experience Manchester to really "get it." After all, a campus visit is one of the most important steps in choosing the college that's right for you.

We welcome you to visit our campus to talk about your interests and goals and discover whether Manchester is the perfect fit for your academic future. And get this...visit as a high school senior and earn an extra $500 toward your MU tuition! That’s in addition to the generous aid you’ll already get from Manchester scholarships, and it applies for all four years of your college career! Check out all our great visit opportunities at!

People are drawn to Manchester for a reason, because they connect with something about the kind of community and culture that we create as learners, teachers, administrators, and workers in all different areas.

Katy Gray Brown, Professor, Philosophy & Peace Studies
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604 E. College Ave.
North Manchester, IN 46962, United States of America

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