Founded in 1950 by the Religious of the Sacred Heart of Mary (RSHM), Marymount University is an independent, coeducational Catholic university offering bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees in a wide range of disciplines.
Great Education, Capital Location
Marymount is located in suburban Arlington, Virginia - just minutes from Washington, DC. The university enrolls nearly 3,700 students, representing approximately 40 states and 70 countries.
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MU students live and learn in one of the world's most exciting and influential cities and have many opportunities for leadership and service within a diverse and welcoming academic community. Here, each individual's ideas, talents, and contributions are valued.
Marymount University will be known as a comprehensive Catholic university and the institution of choice for students, faculty, and staff. Marymount will distinguish itself though a culture of engagement that fosters intellectual curiosity, service to others, and a global perspective.
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