Marymount University is on a 21-acre campus in the suburban setting of Arlington, Virginia, not far from Washington and DC.
Marymount University has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to join – including chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, and more.
Interested in Greek life? Marymount University does not have fraternities or sororities.
Marymount University has the Fashion Club. In fact, more students participate in the Fashion Club than any other on-campus activity.
Other popular student organizations at Marymount University include Student Nurses Association, International Club, Blue Crew (spirit) and Marymount Actors Guild.
The Marymount University community comes together each year for Portfolio in Motion Fashion Show, Snowball Winter Dance and International Week and Banquet.
This table offers information on housing at Marymount University.
|On-Campus Housing||Yes||Required for sophomore|
|Guaranteed Housing||Yes||Priortiy given to freshman|
|Co-ed Housing Available||Yes|
|Housing for Students with Disabilities||Yes|
|Percentage of Students Living On-Campus||––||28%|
|Spots Available in On-Campus Housing||––||850|
|Number of Students Living On-Campus||––||626|
|Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus||––||72%|
Marymount University offers on-campus housing. Students are required to live on campus through sophomore year. First year students are given priority for on-campus housing.
Most Marymount University students live off campus. In 2022, 28% of undergrads at Marymount University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 72% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Marymount University. There are 850 spots available in on-campus housing for all 2,221 undergraduates. In the 2021-2022 school year, 626 students chose to live in campus housing. On the weekends, about 40% students stay on-campus. First year students are not allowed to park a car on campus.
Marymount University offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.
At Marymount University there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.
Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the university, funding, and competition level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.
Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.
Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.
Let's take a look at the athletic options available at Marymount University:
|Sport||Men's Intramural||Women's Intramural||Men's Division||Women's Division||Men's Scholarships||Women's Scholarships|
|Basketball||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Golf||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Lacrosse||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Soccer||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Swimming And Diving||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Tennis||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Track And Field||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Volleyball||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Cross Country Running||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Triathlon||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.
Marymount University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Marymount University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. The school also has student security patrols.
Marymount University offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Marymount University, take Interstate 66 to Arlington, VA. If you need to fly, book your flight to Reagan National airport.
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