Mount Mercy University Transfers: 2020 Requirements, Dates, GPAs & More
This is the complete guide for transferring to Mount Mercy College. We suggest you read until the end - you can also use the below calculator to estimate your likelihood of being able to transfer to Mount Mercy College.
I get it - transferring colleges can be confusing, time-consuming and overwhelming. You are not alone. In fact, more than 700,000 students transfer colleges every year.
At Mount Mercy College, 55.0% of the entire student body are transfer students, so you won’t be alone.
To read about regular admission requirements for Mount Mercy University, click here
What are the transfer requirements for Mount Mercy College?
Mount Mercy College requires a number of completed documents for consideration. The table below summarizes the most important pieces of information:
|High School Transcript||Recommended of Some|
|College Transcript||Required of All|
|Essay or Personal Statement||Required of All|
|Interview||Recommended of Some|
|Standardized Test Scores||Required of Some|
|Statement of Good Standing from Prior Institution||Recommended of All|
In addition to the above requirements, Mount Mercy College also requires a minimum number of credits completed to apply to be a transfer student.
Mount Mercy College requires a minimum of 63 credits.
What are Mount Mercy University’s Transfer Deadlines?
Many universities accept transfer applications during each semester. For this reason, we break down Mount Mercy College transfer deadline by fall, winter, spring and summer.
|Closing Date||Reported Deadline|
|Fall Transfer Deadline||August 30|
|Winter Transfer Deadline||December 30|
|Spring Transfer Deadline||January 30|
|Summer Transfer Deadline||May 30|
Waiting until the last minute to finalize your application could result in a silly mistake.
We recommend you complete your application at least 1 week before the required deadline.
In fact, take a full 2 day break from looking at anything related to your application and then come back to look for errors. I bet you’ll find a few 😉
When are decision dates for Mount Mercy University transfer applicants?
If you applied to transfer to Mount Mercy College on or before the reported deadlines then you should have your decision date by the notification dates in the below table.
|Fall Transfer Deadline||rolling|
|Winter Transfer Deadline|
|Spring Transfer Deadline||rolling|
|Summer Transfer Deadline|
Note this data is current as of 2019 and to the best of our knowledge this hasn’t changed.
What is Mount Mercy University’s transfer acceptance rate?
In 2019, Mount Mercy College received 431 transfer applicants.
The school accepted 240 students. Therefore, the transfer acceptance rate for Mount Mercy College is 55.68%.
This indicates how hard it is to transfer into Mount Mercy College. You can use the free calculator below to predict your chances of getting accepted.
Additionally, of the 240 accepted transfer students, 133 students enrolled - that means the yield was 55.42%.
Mount Mercy College accepts 56 out of every 100 transfer applicants.
How can you afford Mount Mercy College
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What are the Mount Mercy University transfer GPA requirements?
Mount Mercy College requires a minimum college GPA of 2.5 - this is on a 4.33 point scale.
In addition, Mount Mercy College requires a minimum high school GPA of 2.5.
Will you enjoy transferring to Mount Mercy College?
There are a lot of reasons to transfer to Mount Mercy College. Maybe your plan has always been to attend community college, and then move to a four year college to save money while completing your degree.
Maybe you had a bad experience at your first school - don’t worry this is more common than you think.
Or perhaps you’re drawn to Cedar Rapids...
Regardless of your reason for transferring, you’re already enrolled at another college or university so you know that the most important element in your college experience is the people and community
Finding success at Mount Mercy College is dependent on feeling comfortable - will you be able to find a place to find home and grow?
These are the questions that numbers and data cannot answer, but CampusReel can.
If you’re considering transferring to Mount Mercy College then I highly recommend that you watch the school’s videos on CampusReel. These are real students with real stories.
Final Verdict: How to transfer into Mount Mercy College
Let’s wrap up everything we’ve learned. If you still have questions about transferring, check out the
Mount Mercy College website
for more info.
Mount Mercy College accepts 55.68% transfer applicants, which is competitive.
To have a shot at transferring into Mount Mercy College, you should have a current GPA of at least 3.4 - ideally you’re GPA will be around 3.54. In addition, you will need to submit standardized test scores.
The below tables show the SAT and ACT breakdown of Mount Mercy College students.
|25th Percentile||75th Percentile||Average|
|2018 Total SAT Score||520||590||555|
|25th Percentile||75th Percentile||Average|
|2018 Total ACT Score||34||46||40|
Mount Mercy University’s average SAT score is 555. To be a competitive applicant for Mount Mercy University your SAT score should come close to the average - for the ACT you should be aiming for the equivalent.
If you’re considering transferring to Mount Mercy College, you may also want to consider the schools:Transfering to Buena Vista University
Transfering to Central College
Transfering to Clarke University
Transfering to Cornell College
Transfering to Dordt College