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Helping to shape your future is our passion.
Are you ready to pursue yours?

Student success, not recognition, is what we strive for, but the recognition we receive is a testament to our decades of commitment to our students and their success.

  • The University of Scranton was named a Best College by U.S. News & World Report and has been among the top 10 master's universities in the North for 30 consecutive years.
In the most recent edition, Scranton was No. 5.
  • U.S. News also recognized the University for Best Undergraduate Teaching (No. 8) and included us among the nation’s:
    • Best Undergraduate Business Programs
    • Best Undergraduate Nursing Programs
    • Best Undergraduate Programs in Accounting
    • Best Undergraduate Computer Science Programs
    • Best Undergraduate Engineering Programs(1)
  • The Princeton Review has included Scranton among its Best Colleges for the past 21 years.
  • In the past six years, The Princeton Review has recognized the University as a "Top Green College" for its commitment to sustainability and among the top 25 for:
    • Best Campus Food
    • Best Science Labs
    • Best College Dorms
    • Students Most Engaged in Community Service
    • Best-run Colleges
    • Students Love These Colleges
    • Everyone Plays Intramural Sports
    • Most Religious Students.

Are you an Undergraduate Transfer, International, or Adult/Visiting Student?
You may have different dates/deadlines or application requirements.
Learn more here: 
Transfer Students  International Students | Adult/Visiting Students

For more rankings and outcomes, visit our “Outcomes & National Recognition” page. 
(1) Where a doctorate is not offered

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Coming to The University of Scranton was the best decision I ever made! I know I'll always look back on college and remember I was at home in Scranton.

Kelly Nee '23