Passion + Purpose

Marywood is a Catholic-based liberal arts university located in Scranton, PA. We believe that education empowers people.

Students come to Marywood to find their passion and realize their purpose, and — #spoileralert — they get all of that and some added perks, such as:


of our first-time students receive financial aid


undergraduate majors


Varsity athletic teams on campus


of the Class of 2018 is employed and/or pursuing graduate school

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And a vibrant, welcoming campus with:

  • A cafe that proudly serves Starbucks
  • A climbing wall
  • An 8-lane NCAA-regulation pool
  • A sustainable building with a roof-top garden that recycles rainwater to flush toilets and features natural skylights that collect sunlight to power the entire facility. (WHAT!)
  • Multiple athletic fields in the mountains, at a university that supports 22 varsity teams.


What are you waiting for? Your time is now! Visit campus and learn more about why you belong at Marywood University.