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Marywood University

Check whether Marywood University is right for you as an international student.

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Scranton, USA
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Study abroad at Marywood University

Established more than 100 years ago, Marywood University is a private Catholic institution committed to the integration of liberal arts and professional studies. The University is set in a 115-acre picturesque campus in the historic city of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

From day one, Marywood prepares students to have a positive impact on both the regional and global society while providing each student with the foundation for success in an interdependent world.

There is a wide variety of study programs available at Marywood, including bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. Programs are offered through three colleges: College of Arts and Sciences, College of Health and Human Services, and the College of Professional Studies.

Outside of the classroom, you’ll never be short of things to do at Marywood. There’s an abundance of clubs you can join to meet like-minded people and learn new skills. Sports also play an important part of life on campus, with 22 NCAA Division III teams, as well as dozens of intramural sports you can take part in.

Why study at Marywood University?

  • Over 80 academic programs

    All programs are fully accredited, and they include hands-on experience with valuable internships

  • Great location

    The campus is located in Scranton, PA, in a safe, residential neighborhood that’s just two hours from New York City and Philadelphia

  • Competitive merit scholarship

    There is no separate application to complete, and all undergraduate applicants are automatically considered

  • Student staff ratio

    Marywood has a student to faculty ratio of just 11:1, meaning students receive one-on-one attention

Life as an international student

Marywood University is a diverse and welcoming community, with a growing number of international students calling Marywood’s campus home.

The Center for Global Engagement at Marywood University is dedicated to offering international students and scholars a full and rewarding experience as members of the Marywood community.

Staff is available to assist with integrating international students into campus life and to support their welfare and interests while attending the University. All international students take part in a student orientation when they arrive, which is an opportunity to get to know the campus, staff, and meet your fellow students.

English language help is available, and Marywood also offers an Intensive English Program that develops language skills to enable students to enter an undergraduate or graduate degree program.

Student life & facilities

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    • Individual Study Rooms
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Fees and funding

  • Undergraduate tuition - USD$35,534 per year
  • Graduate tuition - From USD$9,270 to USD$30,900 per year

Undergraduate Scholarship

  • Amount - USD$11,000- USD$23,000 per year
  • Requirements - Based on GPA

Graduate Scholarship

  • Amount - USD$1,400 - USD$4,000 per year
  • Requirements - Based on GPA


Marywood University

2300 Adams Ave, Scranton, PA 18509, USA

Scranton is a great location for international students, with a rich history, beautiful downtown region, and a diverse set of attractions.

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Visa requirements for Marywood University

Many international students will require a visa to study in the US, and this is a vital step of your study abroad journey. Make sure you understand the requirements you may need to meet before applying.

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