1,964
Students
Financial aid thermometer
26,010
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
74
74%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Marywood University is a Comprehensive institution located in Scranton, PA, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 2300 Adams Avenue
Scranton, PA  18509
United States
Contact Mr. Christian DiGregorio
Director of University Admissions
Email: yourfuture@marywood.edu
Phone: 570-348-6234
Fax: 570-961-4763

Majors & Degrees

Architecture And Related Services Associate Bachelors
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Hospitality Administration Checkmark
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Transportation And Materials Moving Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

2,268
Applied
1,700
Accepted
1,964
Enrolled
75%
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Female Admissions

1,577
Females Applied
1,198
Females Accepted
76%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

691
Males Applied
502
Males Accepted
73%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

35
Application Fee
3.43
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
A minimum high school GPA of 2.5
One recommendation
Required for some programs Interview
Other requirements may exist (see below)
Recommended Interview
Other requirements: Portfolio for art majors, audition for music majors

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 554 500 600
SAT Math 544 500 590

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

33,160
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Fees

1,750
Full-time student fees
13,900
Room & board
7,822
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Tuition deferred payment Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Senior Citizens
Employees

Financial Aid

26,010
Avg. Financial Aid Package
28,187
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
20,099
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,434
Avg. Loan Aid
13,525
Avg. Grant Aid
20,937
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
72%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
20%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

1,964
Total undergrad students
2%
International Students
31%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.57%
Black or African American 3%
White or Caucasian 73.32%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.15%
Asian 1.99%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.1%
Two or more races 1.58%
Other 11.2%

Gender

Male (31.31%)
Female (68.69%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Disabled housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 37%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Family Weekend, Homecoming and Spring Fling

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
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Most popular organizations:
Student Nurses Association, Health Professions Club, Speech and Hearing Club, Volunteers in Action (VIA) and American Institute of Architects

Campus Security & Safety

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Other Campus Security & Safety:
apartments with deadbolts, self-defense education, lighted pathways, seminars on safety

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No Division 3 No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Field Hockey No No No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf No Division 3 No
Lacrosse No Division 3 No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rock Climbing Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark Division 3 No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Water Polo Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Field Hockey No Division 3 No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf Checkmark No No
Lacrosse No Division 3 No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rock Climbing Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball Checkmark Division 3 No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark Division 3 No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 3 No
Water Polo Checkmark No No

Faculty

394
Total Faculty
12:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 145
Part-time - 249