Maryville University of St. Louis is a private university in Town and Country, Missouri. It was originally founded in 1872 by the Society of the Sacred Heart and offers more than 90 degrees at the undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral levels to students from 50 states and 47 countries. The school's name is derived from the shortening and altering of "Mary's Villa" when the school opened as an all women-school in the country outside of the order's original downtown St. Louis location in 1872 (an area that today is within the boundaries of the city of St. Louis). In 1961 it moved to suburban St. Louis and in 1968 began admitting men. Since 1972 the university has been governed by a board of trustees consisting mostly of members of the laity, although five of the trustees are always associated with the Society of the Sacred Heart.The school's athletic nickname is now the Saints.

Maryville University of St. Louis is a private institution that was founded in 1872. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 3,183, its setting is suburban, and the campus size is 130 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Maryville University of St. Louis's ranking in the 2019 edition of Best Colleges is National Universities, 177. Its tuition and fees are $28,470 (2018-19).

The Higher Learning Commission
 Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs
Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE)
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Council for Interior Design Accreditation
Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation
Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs
Department of Elementary and Secondary Education of Missouri
Missouri State Board of Nursing
National Association of Schools of Art and Design
National Association of Schools of Music
 Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) 
Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology

Total Avg cost tuition Per Year $ 26070
Total Avg cost of living per year $ 7800
Application Fee $ 0
Total Cost $ 33870