Marymount University

Arlington, VA

Transfer Agreements

Complete an A.A., A.S., A.A.T. or A.F.A. degree with a cumulative 2.75 GPA or higher for guaranteed admission if you meet Marymount's admission requirements.

- Application fee is waived (More information here)
- $250 Barnes & Noble gift card that may be applied toward textbook costs
- $250 Metro SmarTrip card that may be applied toward travel expenses
- Guaranteed residence hall space for students who deposit & request housing by April 15 for fall and Nov. 1 for spring
- Program-specific individual advising


MC students admitted to Marymount's Honors Program are eligible to receive various transfer scholarships.

First-degree transfer students who were in MC's Phi Theta Kappa chapter and who completed at least 30 credits with a 3.5 GPA are eligible for a renewable PTK scholarship of up to $2,000. Priority consideration will be given to applications received before May 1.

MC students admitted to Marymount's Honors Program are eligible to receive a $4,000 per year Honors Scholarship, renewable while enrolled full-time, successfully complete at least one Honors course per year, and maintain a minimum cumulative 3.5 GPA.

MC students who are not Virginia residents but wish to live on-campus are eligible for a $3,000 residential grant, renewable for up to 4 years.

Marymount University Description

Marymount is a comprehensive Catholic university, guided by the traditions of the Religious of the Sacred Heart of Mary, that emphasizes intellectual curiosity, service to others, and a global perspective. A Marymount education is grounded in the liberal arts, promotes career preparation, and provides opportunities for personal and professional growth. A student‐centered learning community that values diversity and focuses on the education of the whole person, Marymount guides the intellectual, ethical, and spiritual development of each individual.

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Scholarship Opportunities:

  • Students with a minimum cumulative 3.25 GPA will automatically receive a $6,000 annual transfer scholarship (excludes accelerated BSN students)
  • Phi Theta Kappa students with a minimum cumulative 3.5 GPA will receive an additional $2,000 annual tuition scholarship
  • Applications are encouraged to apply for admission to Marymount's Honors Program. If accepted, the student receives an annual $4,000 scholarship in addition to the automatic transfer scholarship. 

Note: There is not a rigid application deadline; Marymount recommends that prospective transfers complete their application by July 1 for fall entry and December 1 for spring entry. This will allow ample time to meet your advisor, schedule courses and secure housing (if needed).

Learning Format: In-Person