Established in 1795, Saint Patrick's College, Maynooth is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the the suburban setting of the medium-sized town of Maynooth (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), County Kildare. Officially accredited/recognized by the Department of Education and Skills, Ireland, Saint Patrick's College, Maynooth is a very small (enrollment range: 250-499 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Saint Patrick's College, Maynooth offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 221 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. Saint Patrick's College, Maynooth also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.