Office of Admissions, 2300 Adams AvenueScranton, PA 18509 570-348-6234
About Marywood University
  • Year of Foundation 1915
  • Size of Campus 115 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Roman Catholic
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,867
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 70%, 30%, 26.5%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State 26,000
  • Room and Board $12,172
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee 35
  • Enrollment No. 2,147
Marywood University is a coeducational, Catholic liberal arts university located on a 115-acre campus in Scranton, Pennsylvania. Established in 1915 by the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary (Scranton), Marywood currently enrolls approximately 3,500 students on a national award-winning campus considered one of the most beautiful in the northeast.
Social Life And Activities
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 0
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Number of sororities 1
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
  • Other on-campus organizations 0%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 1%
  • Setting Suburban
  • Percent students who are frat members 0%
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Campus Ministry
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Spring Fling, Parents Weekend, Opening Day Ceremonies and Picnic, KidsStuff, Annual Concert for Music Scholarships, Musical Theatre Productions, Black Box Theatre (small setting), theatre and opera excursions to NYC, annual series of gallery shows at the
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Delta Mu, Chi Alpha Epsilon, Chi Sigma Iota, Delta Epsilon Sigma, Kappa Delta Pi, Kappa Mu Epsilon, Kapp Omicron Nu, Kappa Pi, Lamdba Iota Tau, Nursing Honor Society, Phi Alpha Theta, Phi Sigma Iota, Pi Alpha Alpha, Pi Gamma Mu, Pi Kappa Lambda, Psi
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) International Student Club; Diversity Club
  • Distance to nearest airport Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport (10), Allentown (60)
  • Distance to nearest train Philadelphia (110)
  • Distance to nearest bus Scranton (5)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 75%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 75%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 88%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 10%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 8
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 5%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 10%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 0%
  • Number of students using college housing 62%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (75%), women's dorms (10%), men's dorms (5%), apartment for single students (10%), special housing for disabled students (0%)
Campus Services
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, day care, health service, other
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 24
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 377,701
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 100
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 1
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 46,956
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, older student, psychological, religious
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 3
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books 0
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 10
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Library Facilities Curriculum Lab for Education majors
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 219,770
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Museums Mahady Gallery, Suraci Gallery, Performing Arts Center, O'Neill Center for Healthy Families, Insalaco Studio Arts Center, Marywood University Arboretum, Curriculum Lab, electronic learning labs, Broadcast Studios, instructional media lab, interactive video
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Subscriptions 8,358
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in all college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
Student Employment and Career
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Wilkes University)
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 1 year 81%
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of Scranton)
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Metlife, IBM, hospitals, hotels, social services, universities, Sonofi Pasteur, Cigna, Walt Disney World
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training, other
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities City