The University of Scranton


The University of Scranton is a broadly regional, comprehensive, Catholic and Jesuit university with a total enrollment of approximately 6,000 students in undergraduate and graduate programs. The academic quality, distinctive experience and value of a Scranton education consistently garners national recognition.

  • University of Scranton Among Nation’s Top Producers of Fulbright Students for a Decade

    The University of Scranton has been recognized among the nation’s top producers of U.S. Fulbright students by The Chronicle of Higher Education for 10 consecutive years. 

  • A New Way of Thinking

    University of Scranton young engineers’ focus on sustainable energy benefits local and global communities. 

  • A Campus Hub

    Weinberg Memorial Library plans for the future (and welcomes fun and spontaneity).

  • Ebola: A Global Issue

    In early August, an ambulance and motorcade approached the Emory University Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia, carrying Kent Brantly, M.D., a healthcare worker who had contracted Ebola. The first Ebola patient to be treated in the U.S., Dr. Brantly contracted the disease while serving as a missionary in Liberia. 

  • Following a Jesuit Tradition in the 21st Century

    University of Scranton professors serve refugee communities through Jesuit Commons: Higher Education at the Margins.

  • Spotlight on Scranton

    See why the "Spotlight" is on at The University of Scranton

  • Expect More

    See how you can "Expect More" from The University of Scranton.

  • Jesuit Tradition

    As a Jesuit institution, The University of Scranton is uniquely animated by the legacy of Ignatius Loyola, the founder of the Jesuits, to prepare students to be an agent of change in the world.

  • About Us

    Founded in 1888, The University of Scranton is a private Catholic and Jesuit university that is known for outstanding academic quality, a beautiful and technology-rich campus, and a sense of community that helps you feel right at home.

  • Campus Growth

    Through a series of ambitious construction projects – including our new Loyola Science Center and the groundbreaking of our Center for Rehabilitation Education – The University of Scranton has built on our strengths as a community and a recognized leader in higher education.

  • Videos About Scranton

    Haven't been to our campus yet? These videos will give you great insight into life – both in and out of class — at Scranton.

  • Facts About The University of Scranton