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.