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Transfer Admissions

We celebrate and support each student who transfers to Mercy as they chart their path toward success. Bringing with them unique experiences and backgrounds, each student enriches our campus community.

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Transfer Students

Two out of every five students transferred to Mercy.

We have the transfer credit process down to a science, so you can transfer quickly and smoothly and stay on track toward your college degree.

Getting an education at Mercy University means opportunity and growth — not crippling debt. We maintain one of the lowest tuition rates of any private university in New York State.


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We make sure every credit transfers

Want to continue your education after taking a break? Looking for a change after starting at a community college or four-year university? We know how important it is to have your credits transfer and apply to your Mercy major.

We’ve created Transfer Credit Max so you can get a free, customized idea at how we can apply your credits and help you to see how quickly you can finish your degree at Mercy. We make sure you know exactly how far your credits will take you.

Once you are accepted, the Transfer Team will carefully review your college transcripts, test scores and other documents for equivalent transfer credits.

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How do transfer credits work?

No matter your reason for transferring, Mercy keeps things simple. Mercy University accepts the credits you've already earned at your previous institution and applies them to your bachelor's degree. We will work with you to transfer as many credits as possible into your new program. 

We can accept up to 75 credits from a two-year school and 90 credits from a four-year school. 


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We Welcome Everyone

Deciding to transfer or get back to your education after a pause is something we celebrate at Mercy. That's why we make the transfer process as simple as possible. Think fewer steps in the admissions process. Affordable tuition. And a team of people here to support you so you can start your journey to a world-class education on the right foot.

We accept all types of students into our liberal arts and professional programs.

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Let's Start a Conversation

At Mercy University, we want to help you find the right fit for you. Whether you've completed one semester at your current college or multiple, or have credits from previous coursework to transfer in, let's talk. With multiple degree programs, exciting campus life, three locations and an online option, there's plenty to explore when you make the choice to become a Maverick.

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Scholarships & Grants

Scholarships and grants are life-changing for many of our students. Many individuals, friends, alumni of the University, academic, professional, fraternal and business organizations and foundations have created their own scholarships to recognize and help you. 

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Campus Life

With three campus locations a degree in NYC has never been easier. And no matter which campus you are on, the best way to experience it is by getting involved. 

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Campus Options for Any Student

Looking for a campus that offers the hustle and bustle of city life? Or do you want a place that's more laid-back on the outskirts of the city? At Mercy, your ideal campus is within reach.

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Campus Locations

Westchester

Our beautiful campus offers plenty to explore while allowing Mavericks the space to grow and thrive along the Hudson River.

Manhattan

The Manhattan campus is at 34th Street in Herald Square and offers the best of city living with the same great Mercy experience.

Bronx

Take advantage of the best of what the Bronx offers while learning and growing as a member of a close-knit campus community.

Online

Make your campus anywhere while experiencing the same high level of attention from your professors.

 


Financial Aid at Mercy

Cost is certainly a factor when selecting a college, but it doesn't have to be a barrier. Mercy has one of the lowest private tuition rates in New York - we'll make higher education a reality for you. 

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Affordable Tuition

Mercy has one of the lowest private tuition rates in New York at $22,106/year.
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Transfer Scholarships

Generous merit based scholarships are available for students.
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Financial Aid for Transfers

60% of our students receive some form of financial aid.

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A Personal Mentor from Day One

The Personalized Achievement Contract (PACT) program pairs you with a professionally trained mentor. Our mentors are more than just an academic advisor, they are here to help with every part of the college journey. Together you will create a customized plan designed to guarantee success.

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