University of Mary is a private, Roman-Catholic based university located in southeast Bismarck. Opened as Mary College in 1947, the college began offering 2-year programs in 1955 and 4-year programs in 1959. The campus moved to its current location in 1968 and officially achieved university status in 1986, at which time it also began offering Master-level degrees.
The university is the largest degree-granting institution within the Bismarck-Mandan area, serving 2,900 students. In 2006, University of Mary offered its first doctorate program.
Saint Mary’s Church
The historic Saint Mary’s Church was completed in 1898. The church houses the oldest...
Dans Supermarket at Sunrise Town Centre
Opened in January 2015, this was the sixth Dan’s Supermarket location in Bismarck-Mandan. Dan’s...
Ground Round Restaurant
The Ground Round opened its Bismarck location in 1985.
Target relocated its Kirkwood Mall location in 2006, replacing the former Marshall Field’s space....
GALLERYBismarck High School
The current Bismarck High School building was completed in 1935. It’s seen several expansions...
Row of Historic Buildings on 4th Street
The historic Woodmansee Building was built in 1899 as the first home to long-time...