Resources › For Students and Parents Marywood University Admissions SAT Scores, Acceptance Rate, Financial Aid, Tuition, Graduation Rate & More Share Flipboard Email Print Marywood University. Marywood University / Wikimedia Commons For Students and Parents College Admissions College Profiles College Admissions Process College Rankings Choosing A College Application Tips Essay Samples & Tips Testing Graphs College Financial Aid Extracurricular Activities Advanced Placement Homework Help Private School Test Prep College Life Graduate School Business School Law School Distance Learning View More By Allen Grove College Admissions Expert Ph.D., English, University of Pennsylvania M.A., English, University of Pennsylvania B.S., Materials Science & Engineering and Literature, MIT Dr. Allen Grove is an Alfred University English professor and a college admissions expert with 20 years of experience helping students transition to college. our editorial process Facebook Facebook Twitter Twitter Allen Grove Updated October 17, 2017 Marywood University Admissions Overview: With an acceptance rate of 68%, Marywood University is largely accessible to applicants. Students with solid grades and test scores have a good chance of being admitted. To apply, interested students should submit an application, SAT or ACT scores, and high school transcripts. Admissions Data (2016): Marywood University Acceptance Rate: 68%Test Scores -- 25th / 75th PercentileSAT Critical Reading: 460 / 560SAT Math: 480 / 560SAT Writing: - / -What these SAT numbers meanACT Composite: - / -ACT English: - / -ACT Math: - / -What these ACT numbers mean Marywood University Description: Founded in 1915, Marywood University is a selective Catholic university located on a 115-acre campus in a residential neighborhood of Scranton, Pennsylvania. The attractive campus is an officially recognized national arboretum. Another Catholic University -- the University of Scranton -- is two miles away. New York City and Philadelphia are each about two-and-a-half hours away. Marywood undergraduates can choose from over 60 academic programs ranging from the arts to professional fields. Academics are supported by a healthy 13 to 1 student / faculty ratio. Student life is active, and the university has over 60 registered student-run clubs and organizations. In athletics, the Marywood Pacers compete in the NCAA Division III Colonial States Athletic Conference (CSAC). The university fields nine men's and ten women's intercollegiate sports. Enrollment (2016): Total Enrollment: 3,008 (1,931 undergraduates)Gender Breakdown: 31% Male / 69% Female91% Full-time Costs (2016 - 17): Tuition and Fees: $33,000Books: $1,000 (why so much?)Room and Board: $13,900Other Expenses: $1,500Total Cost: $49,400 Marywood University Financial Aid (2015 - 16): Percentage of New Students Receiving Aid: 99%Percentage of New Students Receiving Types of AidGrants: 99%Loans: 75%Average Amount of AidGrants: $21,762Loans: $9,277 Academic Programs: Most Popular Majors: Biology, Business Administration, Communication Sciences and Disorders, Digital Media, Elementary Education, Graphic Design, Health Services, Nursing, Nutrition & Dietetics, Psychology Transfer, Graduation and Retention Rates: First Year Student Retention (full-time students): 83%Transfer Out Rate: -%4-Year Graduation Rate: 53%6-Year Graduation Rate: 66% Intercollegiate Athletic Programs: Men's Sports: Swimming, Tennis, Golf, Lacrosse, Baseball, BasketballWomen's Sports: Softball, Lacrosse, Volleyball, Tennis, Field Hockey Data Source: National Center for Educational Statistics If You Like Marywood University, You May Also Like These Schools: Temple University: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphSeton Hill University: Profile Duquesne University: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphEastern University: Profile Pennsylvania State University: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphDrexel University: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphDeSales University: Profile University of Scranton : Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphMisericordia University: Profile Arcadia University: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphPhiladelphia University: Profile King's College: Profile Alvernia University: Profile Marywood University Mission Statement: read the complete mission statement at http://www.marywood.edu/about/mission/index.html "Marywood University, sponsored by the Congregation of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, roots itself in the Catholic intellectual tradition, the principle of justice, and the belief that education empowers people. The University integrates an enduring liberal arts tradition and professional disciplines to create a comprehensive learning experience. Our undergraduate and graduate programs promote academic excellence, advance innovative scholarship and foster leadership in service to others..."