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Financial Aid and Scholarships

Financial aid is available for transfer students. In order to qualify for financial aid, students are encouraged to file the FAFSA as soon as possible after January 1, allowing their application to be processed before the February 15 priority deadline. When completing the FAFSA, students must include the Mercy College code, 002772.

For more information, please visit our Financial Aid section.

Merit Scholarships

Merit Scholarships Available

Scholarship Name GPA Award Amount Description
Presidential Honors Transfer Scholarship 3.7- 4.0 with 60+ transfer credits $5,000 These partial scholarships are awarded to outstanding entering transfer students who have a cumulative GPA of 3.7 or above and 60+ transfer credits. Scholarship awards are renewable for two years or four semesters, as long as the recipient maintains a 3.2 GPA and meets the conditions for retaining the award.
Presidential Transfer Scholarship 3.7- 4.0 with up to 59 transfer credits $5,000 These partial scholarships are awarded to outstanding entering transfer students who have a cumulative GPA of 3.7 or above and 24 to 59 credits. Scholarship awards are renewable for two years or four semesters, as long as the recipient maintains a 3.2 GPA and meets the conditions for retaining the award.
Mercy Transfer Scholarship 3.4 - 3.69 $3,000 These partial scholarships are awarded to outstanding entering transfer students who have a cumulative GPA of 3.4 to 3.69 and 24+ credits. Scholarship awards are renewable for two years or four semesters, as long as the recipient maintains a 3.2 GPA and meets the conditions for retaining the award.
Trustee Transfer Scholarship 3.0 - 3.39 $2,000 These partial scholarships are awarded to entering transfer students who have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 to 3.39 and 24+ credits. Scholarship awards are renewable for two years or four semesters, as long as the recipient maintains a 3.2 GPA and meets the conditions for retaining the award.

 

Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Scholarship

A one-time, $1,500 scholarship awarded to entering transfer students who are members of Phi Theta Kappa.

Alpha Beta Gamma (ABG) Scholarship

A one-time, $1,500 scholarship awarded to entering transfer students who are members of Alpha Beta Gamma.