Mount Mary University

2900 North Menomonee River Parkway, Milwaukee, United States
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Overview of Mount Mary University

About this school

Mount Mary, founded in 1913, is a private, church-affiliated, liberal arts college for women. Its 80-acre campus is located in Milwaukee, 77 miles east of Madison.
  • Website


    www.mtmary.edu/
  • Coeducational


    Undergrad women only

  • Graduate Students


    623

  • Institution Type


    Private

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:735
    • Men:2 (0.3%)
    • Women:733 (99.7%)

Location

Admission Information

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Mount Mary University is moderately difficult: more than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma required and GED is accepted

  • High School Program:

    College preparatory program is recommended

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
4
-
Mathematics
2
3
Science
4
5
Foreign Language
-
2
Social Studies
2
-
History
2
-
Academic Electives
2
-

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required
August 15
SAT Only
-
-
ACT Only
-
-
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
-
-
SAT Subject Tests Only
-
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Accepted with or without writing component
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
SAT: Not used ACT: Not used

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
2900 North Menomonee River Parkway
City, State, Zip
Milwaukee, WI  53222-4597
Phone
(414) 930-3024
Fax
-
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
No fee required
Application Fee Waiver
Not reported
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer Of Admission
Not reported
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
-
Early Decision Notification
-
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
-
Early Action Notification
-

Application Form


Common Application
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
Required for some freshmen
Letters Of Recommendation
1 required for some freshmen
Other
-
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students

Factors involed in acceptance process.
4 star = most important, 1 star = least important.

FactorImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Class Rank
Recommendations
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Particular|Talent/Ability
Character/Personal Qualities
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency
Geographic Residence
Relation with Alumnus
Religious Affiliation/ Commitment
Ethnicity
Work Experience

Profile of Fall Admission

Overall Admission Rate


Overall Admission Rate
56% of 709 applicants were admitted
Women
57% of 695 applicants were admitted
Men
Not reported

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
182 (46%) of 397 admitted students enrolled
Women
182 (46%) of 397 admitted students enrolled
Men
Not reported

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.06
375 And Above
21%
3.50 - 3.74
17%
3.25 - 3.49
5%
3.00 - 3.24
14%
2.50 - 2.99
29%
2.00 - 2.49
13%

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported
Sat Critical Reading
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
17-21 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
3%
• Score 24 - 29
10%
• Score 18 - 23
53%
• Score 12 - 17
34%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - $30,100 (65.1486948616943%)
  • Room & Board: - $8,600 (18.613912817626943%)
  • Other Expences: - $1,400 (3.030171854032293%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $6,102 (13.207220466646465%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


Mount Mary University accepts installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
Priority deadline December 1
Award Notification Date
On a rolling basis beginning December 15
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 003869
Free

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
121 (99.2%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
116 (95.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
116 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
7 (6.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
76%
Average Award
$27,799
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 116 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $23,817
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 110 (94.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,199
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 7 (6.0%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
6 (4.9%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $20,230

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
602 (89.3%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
581 (96.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
581 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
55 (9.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
72%
Average Award
$25,609
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 581 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $20,645
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 546 (94.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,281
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 43 (7.4%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
40 (5.9%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $13,909

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
79%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$27,308
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
65.0%
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
35.0%

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non Need Based Available
Academic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Special achievements/activities, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Business, Communication, Education, English, Humanities, Mathematics, Social Sciences
Creative Arts/Performance
Applied Art and Design, Art/Fine Arts, Music
Special Achievements/Activities
Leadership
Special Characteristics
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff, International Students, Siblings of Current Students, Veterans

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,444

Academics & Instruction

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Semester

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Not required

Foreign Language


Required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


61

Part-Time Faculty


133

Full-Time Faculty With Ph.D./Terminal Degree


24%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 25% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 56% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 17% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 2% of classes
  • Over 100 students: - 0% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
Over 100 students
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 32% of discussion sections/labs
  • 10-19 students: - 68% of discussion sections/labs
% of Sections/Labs
2-9
10-19
# of Students

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Accepted

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
379,920

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


Mount Mary University provides hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


79.0%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


21.9%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


37.7%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


39.0%

Programs & Majors

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (58)


  • Accounting
  • Art Teacher Education
  • Art Therapy/Therapist
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Behavioral Sciences
  • Bilingual and Multilingual Education
  • Biology Teacher Education
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
  • Business Teacher Education
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Business/Corporate Communications
  • Chemistry Teacher Education
  • Chemistry, General
  • Commercial and Advertising Art
  • Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
  • Dietetics/Dietitian
  • Education, General
  • Education, Other
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • English Language and Literature/Letters, Other
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education
  • Fashion Merchandising
  • Fashion/Apparel Design
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • French Language and Literature
  • General Studies
  • Graphic Design
  • History Teacher Education
  • History, General
  • Interior Design
  • International/Global Studies
  • Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Nuclear and Industrial Radiologic Technologies/Technicians, Other
  • Occupational Therapy/Therapist
  • Philosophy
  • Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Relations/Image Management
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Social Sciences, Other
  • Social Studies Teacher Education
  • Social Work
  • Spanish Language Teacher Education
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
  • Theology/Theological Studies

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


Some online degree programs

Special Programs


Accelerated program, Student-designed major, Double major, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Visual and performing arts, Health professions and related sciences, Business/marketing

Online Degrees


Occupational therapy, public health

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Master of Science, Master of Business Administration, Master of Arts

Master's Programs of Study (14)


  • Art Therapy
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Counselor Education
  • Education--General
  • English
  • Health Education
  • Internet and Interactive Multimedia
  • Nursing and Healthcare Administration
  • Nutrition
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Rehabilitation Counseling
  • Writing

Campus Life

Location & Geography

Population


598,916

Nearest Metropolitan Area


80 acres

Environment


Urban environment

Campus Size


Milwaukee

Weather


Temperature
11.6 average low in January, 74.9 average high in September
Rain
125 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Airport
15 mile(s) from campus in Milwaukee
Nearest Bus Station
7 mile(s) from campus in Milwaukee
Nearest Train Station
7 mile(s) from campus in Milwaukee

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Women only housing

Students of College Housing


31% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Freshmen are required to live on campus

Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


69%

Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Not offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Crusaders
School Colors
Royal blue, white, and grey

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Volleyball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Volleyball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
-

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


Mount Mary University offers choral groups, student newspaper, programming and activities council, student government association, international club, caroline hall council, department affiliated clubs

Sororities


Fraternities


ROTC


Student Body

Co-educational


Undergrad women only

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


652

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
735
Women
733
Men
2

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 8.2% Asian
  • 17.7% Black/African-American
  • 20.4% Hispanic/Latino
  • 3.8% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.3% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 48.9% White
  • 0.4% Unknown

International Students


1.4% from 14 countries

Average Age


24

Number of Graduate Students


623

Student Resources

Study resources