We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
WINNER WONDERLAND
Win Big When You Book on TripAdvisor

University of Scranton

Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: 800 Linden St, Scranton, PA 18510-4501
Phone Number: +1 570-941-7400
Website

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 37 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 24
    Excellent
  • 9
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
pretty campus!

This serious Jesuit university has a very pretty campus. If you're visiting Scranton (say, for the famous train museum) and want to take a short walk, you'll probably enjoy... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 1, 2016
DrGoldin
,
Yardley, PA
Add Photo Write a Review

37 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 36: English reviews
Yardley, PA
Level Contributor
173 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016

This serious Jesuit university has a very pretty campus. If you're visiting Scranton (say, for the famous train museum) and want to take a short walk, you'll probably enjoy strolling through the green spaces of the university.

Helpful?
Thank DrGoldin
Scranton, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
55 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016

My son is currently attending the University. He is very happy there. The campus is beautiful, meticulously maintained and very modern. There is a feeling of enthusiasm and caring throughout the campus. The school has been ranked highly by several notable publications. This area is fortunate to have such a good school so close by.

Helpful?
Thank Susan L
Lauderhill, Florida
Level Contributor
23 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

I attended the University of Scranton in the early 60's, graduating in 1965. Although my high school was very demanding, the Jesuits were even more so. But that was just my view as I was attending. In fact, as I went through my career, their demanding practices became increasingly helpful to me in my military and civilian career with the... More 

Helpful?
Thank Greg F
Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
126 reviews
46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 17, 2016

My daughter graduated from the University of Scranton and received an excellent education. The campus is constantly growing and offers diverse programs. However, my review is about the Royal Theater at the university. My husband and I have been to see quite a few plays there. If you should be in town when there is a production going on, it's... More 

Helpful?
Thank ejplum
Syracuse, New York
Level Contributor
320 reviews
112 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 20, 2016

Toured University of Scranton. Beautiful buildings. Clean grounds. Friendly tour guides. Located on a hill. Easy walk to downtown.

Helpful?
Thank FamilyExplorer4
The Woodlands, Texas
Level Contributor
113 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 14, 2016

We visited the University of Scranton with my daughter who is interested in their direct entry BS/MS Occupational Therapy program. Beautiful campus with great class sizes, beautiful facilities, friendly students and great meal options. We left very impressed and our daughter is strongly considering attending there! We enjoyed the admission session, campus tour and individual meetings with OT program staff.

Helpful?
1 Thank GSRDPM
New York City, New York
Level Contributor
19 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 25, 2016

Beautiful Campus. The tour guides were friendly and very very knowledgeable. The buildings reminded me of something out of Harry potter! If you are considering this college please not that the surrounding area is not the best. in fact it was completely different than the video made it look. I highly recommend an open house tour and perhaps another when... More 

Helpful?
Thank Sunnydes
Kingston
Level Contributor
15 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2015

Beautiful campus. Staff and students very friendly and polite. Grounds are very well maintained. Buildings are stunning!

Helpful?
1 Thank Diane M
Scranton, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
178 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2015

Both of my children went here and enjoyed their college years. They have some great staff employed in the campus offices. a little pricey- but most private colleges are. The new building for PT and OT is amazing.

Helpful?
1 Thank Ljmscope
Oyster Bay, New York
Level Contributor
21 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 19, 2015

We were on a college visit for my son and I have to say what a wonderful school. The staff and students were incredibly friendly and welcoming. The school offers great programs especially business and health sciences. They have a state of the art Bloomberg business lab and are building a rehab center of the PT program. The dorms are... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank J C

Travelers who viewed University of Scranton also viewed

 

Been to University of Scranton? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from University of Scranton staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?