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Transferring from Westchester Community College

Mercy College and Westchester Community College share a commitment to the affordability of higher education and strive to have their graduates succeed post-graduation. Both institutions have a diverse community of students, staff and faculty united to drive change in the world through the power of education.

Finding your place at Mercy College

Are you a WCC student looking to transfer and continue your education? We would love to welcome you to Mercy College. We have many WCC transfers on all three of our campuses, in Westchester, the Bronx and Manhattan.  

You'll get the personal attention you need. With our personal mentors, dedicated faculty advisers and monthly professional development activities, we will be there every step of the way. 

Student at Mercy College

Seamless Transition

We have transferring down to a science.

One out of every five students transferred to Mercy.
Transferring to Mercy College from Westchester Community College is a simple process to continue onto your bachelor’s degree. Our strong partnership with WCC has allowed us to make transferring especially seamless. 


Transfer Credit Max

We make sure every credit transfers.

We know how important it is to have your credits transfer over and be applied toward your specific program. We’ve created Transfer Credit Max so you can get a customized idea at how we can apply your credits and help you to see how quickly you can finish your degree at Mercy.

Transferring can be a confusing process. We're here to help you see whether your credits may transfer and what steps you need to take.


Affordable Tuition

One of the lowest private tuition rates in New York State

Getting an education at Mercy College means opportunity and growth — not crippling debt. We maintain one of the lowest tuition rates of any private college in New York State, meaning our students graduate with 35 percent less debt than the national average.

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. 

Scholarship & Aid

Scholarships and grants can be life-changing for many of our students and as a result many individuals, friends, alumni of the College, academic, professional, fraternal and business organizations and foundations have created their own scholarships to recognize and help you. 

All incoming transfer students are automatically reviewed for merit-based scholarships based on their incoming academic criteria.

Mercy College

A Personal Mentor Progam

A PACT mentor is so more than just an academic advisor. At Mercy, you get a personal mentor from day one, and they can help you with the entire college experience, from picking classes to financial assistance to figuring out what club to join – so you get the most out of your time at Mercy.


Students learning in Mercy trading room

Career-Readiness Built In

Mercy's career team is here to help you explore careers that are right for you, prep for the big interview, search for internships and jobs, network with employers, and launch your career. They are working with our academic departments to incorporate career readiness right into the curriculum. Our students attend career events, have access to resources and tools, and can meet one-on-one with their career coach. 


Group of Students

Vibrant Campus Life

Mercy offers many of the same clubs as WCC so you can bring your passions along with you! Pick up where you left off with STEM, Sports, Marketing, the Arts & more! There are over 40 clubs and organizations across three campuses to choose from. You can also start your own club if you don't see something that appeals to you. 

With all that plus on-campus and virtual events, and 10 NCAA Division II sports teams to cheer on, there is never a dull moment.

STEM Scholars

Are you interested in pursuing a career in STEM? Become a STEM Scholar and earn your associate's at Westchester Community College. Then transfer to Mercy College to earn your bachelor's in biology, psychology, computer information systems, cybersecurity, computer-science or mathematics.

90+ Programs at Mercy College

There's something for everyone.

Mercy College has a variety of unmatched degrees and certifications in many areas, with a hands-on practical approach that ensures you are career ready upon graduation. With 90+ programs, there is something for everyone. 

Meet The Transfer Team

Joe Armstrong
Joseph Armstrong Regional Associate Director of Admissions
jarmstrong1@mercy.edu
Felicia Chavez
Felicia Chavez Transfer and Adult Admissions Recruiter
fchavez@mercy.edu
Michelle Gurdineer
Michelle Gurdineer Sr. Associate Director of Transfer Recruitment
mgurdineer@mercy.edu
Paul Reid
Paul Reid Manager of New and Special Programs, Undergraduate Recruitment
preid9@mercy.edu

Take the Next Step

Reach out to schedule a visit or apply today. We can't wait to hear from you!