Arriving in Scranton 

Marywood is located at 2300 Adams Avenue, Scranton, PA 18509 on the border of Scranton and Dunmore.  Following are directions to campus:

From Philadelphia

Proceed north on the northeast extension of the Pennsylvania Turnpike, Rt. 476, to exit 115.  Proceed then to U.S. Interstate 81, head north, and exit on the right at Exit 188...then...

From Baltimore and other points south

Proceed north to Harrisburg and onto U.S. Interstate 81.  Proceed north on I-81, and exit on the right at Exit 188...then...

From the west

Proceed east on U.S. Interstate 80.  At intersection with U.S. Interstate 81, proceed north, and exit on the right at Exit 188...then...

From the east

Proceed west on U.S. Interstate 80 or U.S. Interstate 84.  At intersection with U.S. Interstate 380, proceed right in a northerly direction on I-380.  At intersection with U.S. Interstate 81, proceed north, and exit on the right at Exit 188...then...

From the north

 Proceed south on U.S. Interstate 81, and exit right at Exit 188...then...

From the U.S. Interstate 81, Exit 188:  follow directional signs at the end of the exit ramp toward Dunmore following Blakely Street to traffic light at Drinker Street (Fidelity Bank).  Turn right onto Drinker Street, which merges with Electric Street (at the next traffic light).  Proceed further to second traffic light.  At this intersection, turn right onto North Washington Avenue, and proceed four blocks.  At third stop sign on North Washington Avenue, turn right onto Seminary Street.  Proceed up the hill to the Memorial arch.  Parking areas are located near the Memorial arch and on other designated General Parking lots on campus (See Appendix for map).

The local airport is the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport  located in Avoca, PA approximately 8.3 miles from campus.  Transportation to campus from the airport may be obtained through McCarthy Flowered Cabs (570-344-5000) at a cost of approximately $38 for 1 person. The price goes up in $3-$5 increments for more than one and is capped at four people per cab. The taxi should be metered and a tip of 10-15% of the cost on the meter is normally expected.

Many hotels in the Scranton/Dunmore area provide shuttle between the airport and the hotel with advance notice.  A list is available on the airport website.

Once on campus, the County of Lackawanna Transit System (COLTS) bus service is convenient to the University and most of the county.

Temporary Hotel Accommodations

We have listed accommodations close to the Marywood University campus should this be necessary. Rates are per night and reservations are necessary as this is a very busy time of the year. Be sure to ask for a Marywood University discount when making reservations.

Comfort Suites at Montage

44 Montage Mountain Road
Scranton, PA 18507
Get Directions
(570) 347-1551
Discount Code: Marywood

Courtyard by Marriott

16 Glenmaura National Blvd./I-81 exit 182
Moosic, PA 18507
Get Directions
(570) 969-2100
(800) 321-2211
Discount Code: Marywood Summer Orientation

Fairfield Inn, Dickson City

949 Viewmont Drive
Dickson City, PA 18519
Get Directions
(570) 346-3222
(800) 228-2800

Four Points By Sheraton

300 Meadow Ave
Scranton, PA 18505
570-344-9811

Hampton Inn

22 Montage Mountain Rd @ Davis Street/I-81 exit 182
Scranton, PA 18507
Get Directions
(570) 342-7002
(800) HAMPTON
Discount Code: Marywood University

Hilton Scranton & Conference Center

100 Adams Avenue
Scranton (Downtown), PA 18503
Get Directions
(570) 343-3000

Holiday Inn Express & Suites

1265 Commerce Boulevard
Dickson City, PA 18519
Get Directions
(570) 307-4437
Discount Code: MWO

Radisson Lackawanna Station

700 Lackawanna Avenue
Scranton (Downtown), PA 18503
Get Directions
(570) 342-8300
(800) 333-3333
Discount Code: Marywood University

Sleep Inn & Suites

102 Monahan Avenue/I-81 exit 188
Dunmore, PA 18512
Get Directions
(570) 961-1116
Discount Code: Marywood University Orientation

Spring Hill Suites, Marriott

19 Radcliffe Drive
Moosic, PA 18507
Get Directions
(570) 207-1212

Orientation Reservations


Townplace Suites by Marriott

26 Radcliffe Drive
Moosic, PA 18507
Get Directions
(570) 207-8500

Orientation Reservations