Graduate Admission Frequently Asked Questions
Our admission counselors have compiled a list of common questions many prospective graduate students have throughout the admission and financial aid process. If you have additional questions, please contact your graduate admission counselor for assistance.
Admissions and Application Questions
What is the application deadline?
Application deadlines vary by program. We strongly encourage you to begin your application process early. Some programs have strict prerequisite requirements that may require preparation a year in advance. View the program’s admission requirements information for specific deadlines.
Is there an application fee?
Yes. There is a $45 application fee for domestic applicants. The fee is waived for Mount Mary alumnae. Fee waivers are also available for individuals who visit campus.
Are graduate programs available to men?
Yes. All graduate programs are open to women and men.
What are the GPA requirements for admission?
A minimum undergraduate grade point average of 2.75 based on a 4-point scale is required. Individual program requirements may vary and may require higher grade point averages.
Do you have any special requirements for international students?
Yes. See our International Admissions for Graduate Study information for details on the materials you are required to submit.
Is the GRE or GMAT required for admission?
No. Mount Mary does not require the GRE or GMAT for admission. We look at your entire academic record, letters of recommendation and other application materials to evaluate your credentials.
How do I check the status of my application?
You can check your application status by logging on to MyMountMary, the online campus portal. Get step-by-step instructions to check your application status.
How do I add, change a program, update/correct my mailing or email address, or make a correction after submitting my application?
Email email@example.com or call (414) 930-3049 to make changes after submitting your application.
Can I change the term that I originally applied for?
Yes. Please contact your graduate admission counselor to make this change.
My application is complete. When will I receive a decision?
Admission dates vary by program. Please contact your graduate admission counselor for details.
Can I defer my admission?
The option to defer admission varies by graduate program. Please contact your graduate admission counselor for more information.
Is there an orientation for new graduate students?
Yes. New graduate student orientations are held for most graduate programs. Upon admission, you will receive additional information from the Office of Graduate Admissions and your graduate program regarding the new student orientation.
Tuition & Financial Aid Questions
How much is tuition for graduate programs at Mount Mary?
Tuition rates vary depending on program. View graduate tuition and fees.
How do I apply for financial aid?
To apply for federal financial aid, you must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) each academic year. Mount Mary’s school code is: 003869 . Contact the Financial Aid Office with any questions.
Other than loans, what financial assistance is available?
To help make graduate studies as affordable as possible, Mount Mary University combines competitive tuition rates with a variety of opportunities for financial assistance. Mount Mary University provides financial assistance for graduate students through tuition discounts, graduate assistantships, scholarships, grants and federal financial aid. View aid opportunities for graduate students.