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After receiving accreditation in 2005, the law school was moved by Monaghan from Ann Arbor, Michigan, to the north side of Naples, Florida.Many students chose not to continue their studies, and the school's high ranking with U. News & World Report dropped dramatically, down to the lowest ranked level (tier 4) from 2008 to 2011, then failing to achieve any ranking in 2012.Monaghan reinstated Fessio the next day as theologian-in-residence.He was dismissed from that position in 2009, stating he was fired because of a conversation he had with Academic Vice President Jack Sites about administrative policies harming the university's finances.Towey credits his efforts at controlling financing costs, along with increased contributions, with placing the University back on a firm financial footing by 2014.suing the government over the US Health and Human Services mandate by claiming that it would force the university to forego its religious freedom.On October 7, 2011, the local ordinary, Bishop Frank Joseph Dewane, formally recognized the institution as a Catholic university pursuant to the code of canon law.
Ave Maria College was founded by Catholic philanthropist and former Domino's Pizza owner and founder Tom Monaghan on March 19, 1998, occupying two former elementary school buildings in Ypsilanti, Michigan near the campus of Eastern Michigan University.In 2016, the Supreme Court unanimously sent the case back to federal appeals court to find a solution that would both honor religious organizations objections and provide their employees with birth control.Ave Maria administrators celebrated the decision as a "great victory." In response, Monaghan announced a milder form of civic planning in which the town could mostly grow on its own, except that it would not have sex shops or strip clubs, and store owners would be asked rather than ordered not to sell contraceptives or porn. News & World Report reported that the university had a student–teacher ratio of 12:1, with 696 undergraduate students paying an average of ,440 in tuition and fees for the school year 2011–2012, with some also paying ,350 for a dorm room and meals.In 2011, James Towey, former Director of the White House Office of Faith-Based and Community Initiatives and former President of Saint Vincent College, was named the president of Ave Maria University after a unanimous vote by the AMU Board of Trustees.He also assumed the role of CEO, in the place of Monaghan, who remains the Chancellor.
In its first year at the new campus the university enrolled about 450 undergraduates and 150 graduate students.