Mount Mercy University
Mount Mercy University is a private university founded in 1928 by the Sisters of Mercy, located in beautiful Cedar Rapids, Iowa. MMU offers students a fulfilling education, with 45+ majors and minors to choose from, promising people of all backgrounds solid preparation for a changing world. Our 1,700+ students come from around the globe, creating a vibrant, diverse, and welcoming campus community.
To be considered for admission at Mount Mercy University, transfer students are required to submit an application, official transcript of each college attended, and official high school transcript (if student has not earned an associate’s degree or greater). Complete application files are reviewed weekly.
- Students who have earned an associate’s degree from an Iowa community college (and
minimum 2.0 GPA) are automatically admitted. Students without an associate’s degree
are automatically admitted with a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA.
- A maximum of 63 semester hours will transfer to Mount Mercy from a regionally accredited
community college. Students majoring in business at Mount Mercy can transfer up to
- Students who transfer to Mount Mercy with an Associate of Arts degree from an Iowa
community college will have all Core Curriculum requirements waived except the Mercy
Capstone and one course in the Ultimate Questions domain. These two requirements must
be taken at Mount Mercy.
- Mount Mercy offers generous scholarships for transfer students. To learn more about scholarship opportunities please visit our website, www.mtmercy.edu.
If you have not yet registered for classes at one of our colleges, an admissions representative will be happy to answer your questions regarding transfer.
If you are a current student, contact your advisor or Academic Advising at your college:
- Clinton: 563-244-7001
- Muscatine: 563-288-6001
- Scott: 563-441-4181
To speak to a Mount Mercy Admissions representative, contact:
Mount Mercy University Links
- Mount Mercy University Homepage
- Mount Mercy University Academic Program Page
- Mount Mercy University Transfer Student Page
- Mount Mercy University Transfer Guide
- Mount Mercy University Transfer Plan
Transfer Majors Available for Mount Mercy University
Questions? Call toll-free 1-888-336-3907, email email@example.com or contact the college nearest you and ask to speak to an advisor.
- Clinton Community College, 563-244-7000
- Muscatine Community College, 563-288-6000
- Scott Community College, 563-441-4000
It is the policy of Eastern Iowa Community College District not to discriminate in its programs, activities, or employment on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, creed, religion, and actual or potential family, parental or marital status, as required by the Iowa Code §§216.6 and 216.9, Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (42 U.S.C. §§ 2000d and 2000e), the Equal Pay Act of 1973 (29 U.S.C. § 206, et seq.), Title IX (Educational Amendments, 20 U.S.C. §§ 1681-1688), Section 504 (Rehabilitation Act of 1973, 29 U.S.C. § 794), and Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act (42 U.S.C. § 12101, et seq.). If you have questions or complaints related to compliance with this policy, please contact Debora J. Sullivan, Equal Employment Opportunity Officer/Equity Coordinator, Eastern Iowa Community College District, 101 West Third Street, Davenport, Iowa 52801, 563-336-3487, firstname.lastname@example.org or the Director of the Office for Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Education, Citigroup Center, 500 West Madison Street, Suite 1475, Chicago, Illinois 60661-7204, phone number 312-730-1560, fax 312-730-1576, OCR.Chicago@ed.gov.