Marist College is a four-year, private liberal arts college situated in Poughkeepsie, New York, USA. It was founded in 1929 and is one of the six institutions of higher learning countrywide that are associated with the Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum. Marist College keeps a long term study partnership with IBM. The College has a chapel on campus, Our Lady Seat of Wisdom, to provide services for a variety of faiths.
The college also has an Institute of Public Opinion, which has offered polling data for NBC throughout the 2012 presidential election. Marist College has over 5440 undergraduate students, which includes about 560 adult continuing ed students, and approximately 870 graduate students. The school competes in NCAA Division I athletics. The school symbolic figure is Shooter the Red Fox.