Royal Days for Accepted Students

Royal Days for Accepted Students

Become a Scranton student for a day! Attend The University of Scranton's Royal Days program. Accepted students will have the opportunity to attend a class, eat in our dining hall, meet with students and learn more about life on campus. Come and see what The University of Scranton has to offer you. 

Royal Days 2020

Monday, February 10, 2020 (FULL)
Monday, February 17, 2020 (FULL)
Monday, February 24, 2020
Monday, March 2, 2020

Check-in: 8:15 - 9:00 a.m.

Check-out: 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.


RSVP: Reservations will be made on a first come, first served basis. The online registration form must be submitted in order to reserve a space. Please visit the Royal Days channel of your status page to register. You will need your username and password. If you have never accessed your status page before, please refer to your acceptance letter for directions.

  • What Will I Do?plus or minus

    As a student attending Royal Days, not only will you get to experience our campus first-hand, but you will also have the benefit of interacting with potential future classmates, attending a class and eating in our dining hall.

  • General Schedule of Student Eventsplus or minus

    On Monday, students will participate in the following:

    -Welcome session
    -Lunch with a current student

    Students will receive a final, personalized schedule upon check-in at Royal Days. 

  • General Schedule of Parent/Guardian Eventsplus or minus

    On Monday, parents/guardians are invited to join us for a:

    -Welcome session
    -Campus Representative Panel

    An optional campus tour will also be available for students and their families.

  • Hotel Accommodationsplus or minus

    The Hilton Scranton & Conference Center and the Radisson Lackawanna Station Hotel are within walking distance to the University for parents who wish to stay overnight during the Royal Days program.

    Please call the hotel directly or follow the links below to reserve a room, and note that there are a limited number of rooms available. 

    Hilton Scranton & Conference Center
    100 Adams Avenue
    Scranton, PA 18503
    (570) 343-3000
    Walking distance to campus
    Rate: $119
    If booking over the phone, you must specify that you are stating for The University of Scranton Royal Days event.
    If booking online,  please click on one of the registration links below according to your day of arrival:
    Sunday, February 9, 2020 - Must book by 1/19/20
    Sunday, February 16, 2020 - Must book by 1/26/20
    Sunday, February 23, 2020 - Must book by 2/2/20
    Sunday, March 1, 2020 - Must book by 2/9/20

    Radisson Lackawanna Station Hotel
    700 Lackawanna Avenue
    Scranton, PA 18503
    (570) 342-8300
    Walking distance to campus, across the street from the Hilton
    Rate: $109
    Reservations must be booked by phone. Please call 800-333-3333 and ask for the Royal Days block.


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  • Mass, Local Activities & Dining for Sundayplus or minus

    Mass on Campus

    Join us for Sunday Mass at our Madonna della Strada Chapel:

    415 Monroe Avenue, Scranton
    11:00 a.m., 4:30 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.


    Local Events

    Will you be arriving on Sunday? If so, here are some events happening in our area, along with some local dining options.

    February 9, 16, and 23:
    Black History Month Exhibit
    AFA Gallery
    514 Lackawanna Avenue, Scranton
    12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

    February 16:
    Clarks Summit Festival of Ice
    116 N. State Street, Clarks Summit
    12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

    March 1:
    Carrie: The Musical
    Scranton Players, The McDade Center at The University of Scranton
    800 Linden Street, Scranton
    Tickets: $10
    2:00 p.m.

    For more local attractions, please click here


    Local Dining

    The following restaurants would like to welcome our campus visitors to Scranton with a 10% off discount. Just present your City Pass to your server to have your discount applied. Enjoy!

    Adezzo Coffee Shop & Lounge
    515 Center St.

    Abe's Kosher Delicatessen
    326 N. Washington Ave.

    Andy Gavin's Eatery & Pub
    1392 N. Washington Ave.

    Backyard Ale House
    523 Linden St. 

    Bar Pazzo
    131 N. Washington Ave. 

    501 Linden St. 

    Cafe Classico
    1416 Mulberry St.

    Carmen's & Trax Bar + Kitchen @ The Radisson
    700 Lackawanna Ave.

    Casey's & P.J.'s Pub @ The Hilton
    100 Adams Ave.

    Coney Island Lunch
    515 Lackawanna Ave. 

    Crocus Cafe
    323 N. Washington Ave. 

    DaVinci Pizza
    505 Linden St.

    Doc Dougherty's
    1243 Capouse Ave.

    Downtown Deli & Eatery
    300 Spruce St. 

    Downtown Victoria's Gourmet Cuisine
    201 Penn Ave.

    eden-a vegan cafe 
    344 Adams Ave.

    Electric City Bakehouse
    314 Penn Ave. 

    Electric City Pizza & Subway
    203 N. Washington Ave 

    Gyroz Club
    111 Wyoming Ave. 

    Mansour's Market Cafe & Eatery
    969 Prescott Ave. 

    Northern Light Espresso Bar
    536 Spruce St. 

    Peculiar Slurp Shop
    307 Penn Ave. 

    Pizza By Pappas
    303 N. Washington Ave. 

    POSH @ The Scranton Club
    404 N. Washington Ave. 

    Sacco's Pizzeria & Italian Restaurant
    208 Meadow Ave.

    Scranton Public Market (Amori Sushi, FonDippity, Grandma Goldsack’s Bakery, Household 6 Creations, Momo King, Osborne Specialties, Paradise Sweets & Soulful Eats Cafe, rijuice, Rosa’s Southern BBQ Grill, The Kimchi Dude & The Soup Chic)
    300 Lackawanna Ave.

    Sharon's Place
    411 S. Washington Ave. 

    Terra Preta Prime
    301 N. Washington Ave.

    Thai Rak Thai
    349 Adams Ave.

    The Black Box Cafe @ The Ritz Theater
    222 Wyoming Ave.

    The Garden, A Mediterranean Restaurant
    116 N. Washington Ave.

    The Marketplace At Steamtown (Auntie Anne’s, Basilico’s & Revello’s)
    300 Lackawanna Ave.

    The Original Coney Island of Scranton
    100 Cedar Ave.

    Zaleski Bros. Pizzeria & Grill
    3 W. Olive St.

    Zaleski's Clubhouse Cafe
    934 Beech St.

    Zuppa Del Giorno
    517 Ash St. #500

  • Driving/Parking Directions & Campus Mapplus or minus

    For directions to campus, please click here. You will need to park your car in the Fitzpatrick Field lot. For more detailed parking instructions, click here. Shuttles will be available to take you to the DeNaples Center from this location. If you plan to stay at the Hilton Scranton & Conference Center or the Radisson Lackawanna Station Hotel on Sunday night, we will also have a shuttle available to transport you from the hotel to our campus on Monday morning. Check-in takes place on the fourth floor of the DeNaples Center.

  • Questionsplus or minus

    If you have any questions, please contact the Office of Admissions at 1-888-SCRANTON or