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Marywood University Stats, Info and Facts

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3,479 students

70% admitted

  • 2,722 full time
  • 757 part time
  • 743 men full time
  • 1,979 women full time
  • 2,204 applied
  • 1,543 admitted
  • 461 enrolled

2,219 Undergraduates

$29,340 tuition/year

  • 1,212 Graduates
  • 48 Non-Degree
  • $29,340 in state
  • $1,350 fees
  • $13,566 room & board
  • $1,000 books and supplies

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At a Glance

Religious affiliation: Roman Catholic
Institution Type: Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting: Mid East Small city
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Karrie from MOOSIC, PA
  • 0
  • Marywood is a Catholic IHM-run University, so it's not cheap, but it's well worth the money. The campus is beautiful and semi-secluded, the teaching staff is courteous and knowledgeable, and…

  • Sep-21-2012 Read More
  • Mandy
  • 0
  • i am very happy at marywood univeristy. i like the teachers, other students, the food and the private campus community. the classes are smaller for the most part, giving more…

  • Mar-12-2012 Read More
  • Shadow from P.A.
  • 0
  • This school is alright, but in my own experience, I haven't really learned anything new. Basically all we do is work that the professors like rather than what we would…

  • Jan-10-2012 Read More
  • Christi from Shamokin, PA
  • 0
  • They are a very good University where they challenge you in ways you never thought possible. The curriculum is set to help you not hold you back. They do what…

  • Jan-05-2014 Read More
  • Keandra from Pine Grove, PA
  • 0
  • Marywood University is a liberal arts school, focused on an all around education for all students. The class sizes are relatively small, making it easy to connect with your professors…

  • Mar-05-2014 Read More
Marywood University
  • Located in Scranton, PA
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 3,479 students enrolled
  • 70% admitted
  • $29,340 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 4
  • A. from PA
  • Oct-04-2011 I am a current student here

    I have had some great professors, interesting classes, met the best people here. Marywood is a great small school with professors who truly care about the students. This is definitely not the school to come to if you want to be known as a number and not by name.

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  • 5
  • Samantha from Frederick, MD
  • Jul-08-2011 I am a current student here

    I love the activities and the people. Also, the food is actually pretty good for school food. The dorms are great. The worst dorm on campus is better then those at other schools.

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  • 3
  • Shannon from Philadelphia, PA
  • Jun-30-2011 I am a current student here

    Marywood University is a small college directly in the middle of a quiet neighborhood. It was a hard transition for me considering I came from a big city. The City of Scranton can hardly be called a city at all and the only way to access the city is if you have a car or want to pay ridiculous amounts of money for a taxi, especially since Marywood recently got rid of their bus system. Marywood definitely has its ups and downs, but by the end of the year I found myself more used to the atmosphere and had realized I made some amazing friends who make the downfalls of Marywood a little less noticeable.

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  • 5
  • Christina from Matawan, NJ
  • Jun-29-2011 I am a current student here

    There is always something fun to do and something to be involved in! There are sports teams and intramurals for those athletic people! The student activities crew always has fun events during the week such as coffee houses, tie dying shirts, comedians, etc. There are also over 60 clubs to join, and you have the power to form your own club here if it isn't offered. At Marywood, you can lead yourself to be who you want to be and have fun!

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