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Marywood Is a Great Fit for St. Rose Students

Students from the College of St. Rose will find a home—and a great fit—at Marywood University. Marywood University welcomes St. Rose undergraduate students with a generous path to admission and enrollment. College of St. Rose students in good standing will be guaranteed admission to Marywood University with a tuition match. All previously completed credits at St. Rose that are applicable to a Marywood University degree, including general education requirements, will be accepted. Our goal is to make this transition as smooth as possible for every St. Rose student interested in transferring, while offering an ever-growing portfolio of degree programs. College of St. Rose students will find that Marywood University features a friendly campus community, with a vibrant mission, core values that run deep, an exceptional student experience, and a strong commitment to each student’s success. Whether you’re an athlete or an avid fan, we feature a winning D-III Athletics program with 22 sports and a competitive esports program. Whether you want to continue your studies in your chosen major, or you want to try something new, you can continue (or discover!) your passion from 50+ academic majors from Day One at Marywood University.


No-Fee Applications
You can complete your Marywood application on our website or use the Common App at no cost.

Guaranteed Admission
College of St. Rose students who are in good standing are guaranteed admission at Marywood University, based on space availability.

Tuition Matching and Financial Aid Transfer
Net tuition will be the same or less than the cost of your enrollment at the College of St. Rose. Any federal or state scholarships and grants you qualify for will be available. In future years, any standard tuition rate increases would apply. Housing, meal plans and fees will be based on Marywood University’s latest published rates.

Up to a $1,500 Transfer Scholarship
This is a one-time award, not to exceed your direct cost.

Generous Credit Transfer Evaluation
Marywood University is committed to ensuring that you complete your studies on time to accomplish your academic goals. St. Rose students are encouraged to visit our Transfer Admissions webpage to set up a campus visit or start the application process.


Get to know what makes Marywood University the right fit for you.

Academic Quality

50+ academic programs, with several signature academic programs similar to those at St. Rose, including:

  • Communication Sciences and Disorders
  • Computer Science
  • Nursing
  • Social Work
  • and More!

Regional leader in number of program-specific accreditations.

Engage from #DayOne

  • Operate equipment in the TV studio, work in the SIM lab as a first-year nursing student, experience teacher classroom observations in the first year...there are so many examples.
  • Recent internships include AT&T, Quantum Analytical & Environmental Labs, IBM, U.S. Secret Service, Walt Disney World, to name a few.

Affordable Excellence

  • 72% of first-time students receive scholarships worth more than 1⁄2 their tuition.
  • 99% of first-time students receive financial aid.
  • Academic scholarships range from $17,000-$24,000 per year.

Be In Demand

  • 99.6% of the Class of 2021 is employed and/or pursuing graduate school.
  • 30,000+ alumni work at places like MTV Networks, United Airlines, Marriott Hotels, Dean Witter, and more.

Outside the Classroom

  • Countless clubs and student organizations.
  • 233,000+ hours of service performed by the Marywood community in one year.

Get Active

  • 22 Division III varsity athletic sports, 27+ intramural sports
  • Competitive esports program and impressive gaming facilities
  • Fitness center, rock climbing wall, 8-lane pool, dance studio, elevated running track

Living the College Life

  • Student housing guaranteed for four years.
  • Park your registered car for free on campus (that includes freshmen!).
  • Suite-style residence hall rooms with shared bathroom.
  • 24-hour desk security.
  • (Free!) laundry facilities on each floor.
  • Two dining locations, including all-you-care-to-eat, coffeehouse-style options, and breakfast all day; and an on-campus convenience store, Market Marywood; and Pacer Place, which offers smoothies, milkshakes, and light meals. We also have Study Grounds (Starbucks) and the new Sushi Bar.

Welcome to the Neighborhood

  • Scranton is home to many entertainment, sports, and cultural events.
  • Safe, spacious, beautiful campus located in a historic residential neighborhood

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