University of Scranton
800 Linden Street
Scranton, Pennsylvania 18510-4629
|Level||Four or more years|
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Admissions OfficeOnline Application (Fee: 40)
|Total 2016 Full-Time Undergraduate Enrollment||3,867|
|Total 2016 Full-Time First-Year Enrollment||1,911|
|Total 2016 Total Enrollment||5,380|
|Middle 50% Range of HS GPA for Freshmen||3.3 – 3.8|
|Middle 50% Range of ACT/SAT for Freshmen||SAT 1130-1300; ACT 23-28|
|Accept Transfer Students||Yes|
|Minimum GPA of transfers||N/A|
|Total 2016 Full-Time Transfer Student Enrollment||57|
|Catholic Order Affiliation||Jesuit|
|3 Most Popular Majors||Biology, Exercise Science, Nursing|
|Unique Academic Programs||Occupational Therapy (5-year Master's), Doctorate of Physical Therapy. Master of Accountancy|
Scranton is one of 28 Jesuit universities in the U.S. with a combined network of more than 2.1 million alumni. Thanks to that network of alumni and our close proximity to New York City, Philadelphia and Washington, D.C., Scranton students have unique access to professional learning experiences with many of the world's leading companies and organizations.
As part of its mission, the University if committed to advancing the Jesuit tradition of forming men and women for and with others. Our Center for Service and Social Justice has a roster of 2, 850 students who perform well over 170,000 service hours each year, and we are one of only 100 colleges in the nation to be named to Templeton Foundation's Honor Roll of Character-Building Colleges.
Eighty-seven percent of the University's housing is new or renovated - with options ranging from traditional residences for first-year students, to suite-style housing for sophomores, to apartments for upperclassmen. And the University's dining facilities are ranked among the best in the nation.