Marquette University Walking Tour
Marquette University is a Jesuit, Catholic University located in Milwaukee. Chartered in 1881, the school named after the explorer and missionary Reverend Jacques Marquette, SJ, and is located just west of downtown Milwaukee. The University currently enrolls about 8,200 undergraduate and 3,000 graduate and professional students. For more detail, see Milwaukee's Jesuit University: Marquette, 1881-1981 by Thomas J. Jablonsky.