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Marywood At-A-Glance

History: Founded in 1915 by the Congregation of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary.

Type: Independent, comprehensive, Catholic, co-educational institution.

Location: The Marywood campus is a national arboretum, set on 115 hilltop acres in a safe and charming residential neighborhood of Scranton, bordering the Pocono Mountains in Northeastern Pennsylvania.

Enrollment: More than 3,400 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students from 30 states and 19 foreign countries.

Retention: Most recent incoming class had a fall-to-spring retention rate of 95%.

Student-faculty Ratio: 13:1

Faculty: 91% of full-time faculty members hold the highest degree in their field.

Academic Programs: More than 60 undergraduate degree programs

Athletics: 17 intercollegiate varsity teams competing at the NCAA Division III level as a member of the Colonial States Athletic Conference (CSAC) and the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC).

Financial Aid: 99% of first-time students receive financial aid.