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Marymount Manhattan College

New York, NY 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate78%
Acceptance Rate78%

About Marymount Manhattan College

Marymount Manhattan College Overview

Marymount Manhattan College is a private, nonprofit school in the urban setting of New York, New York. Marymount Manhattan College was founded in 1936 and the school now enrolls around 1,770 students per year, including 1,770 undergraduates. Marymount Manhattan College offers housing for up to 351 students. The majority of students live on campus, and first year-students are required to live in campus housing.

📆 Mark your calendar! The deadline to apply regular decision to Marymount Manhattan College for Fall 2023 is August 1.

Student Involvement at Marymount Manhattan College

Interested in music or performing? Sing in a chorus or perform with one of Marymount Manhattan College's theater groups.

Interested in journalism or communications? Marymount Manhattan College students can write for the campus newspaper, host a radio show or be a producer for the student-run television channel.

There are no fraternities or sororities at Marymount Manhattan College, so it might be a good choice if you're not interested in Greek life.

Planning to play sports? Marymount Manhattan College has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Marymount Manhattan College on the Student Life page.

2022 Marymount Manhattan College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 78%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED offered but % not available
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA Offered but % not available
Average GPA 3.4
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 23%
Tuition $36,928
Percent of Need Met 60.9%
Average First-Year Financial Aid Package $28,210

Is Marymount Manhattan College a Good School?

Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Admissions difficulty, admitted student statistics, tuition, and financial aid can provide a sense of how selective a school is.

Let's take a look at these areas to get a better sense of what Marymount Manhattan College offers and if it might be a good fit for you.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Marymount Manhattan College

Around 78% of applicants get into Marymount Manhattan College each year. Last year, 6,799 students applied to Marymount Manhattan College and 5,299 were admitted.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Marymount Manhattan College

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. This is a way to get a sense of how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

Approximately 75% of students who start at Marymount Manhattan College come back the next year. 59% of Marymount Manhattan College undergrads graduate within six years. Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61% for public schools and 67% for private.

Job Outcomes for Marymount Manhattan College Grads

Job placement stats are a good resource for understanding the value of a degree from Marymount Manhattan College by providing a look on how job placement has gone for other grads.

Check with Marymount Manhattan College directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Marymount Manhattan College's Endowment

An endowment is the total value of a school's investments, donations, and assets. Endowment is not necessarily an indicator of the quality of a school, but it can give you a sense of how much money a college can afford to invest in expanding programs, improving facilities, and support students.

As of 2022, the total market value of Marymount Manhattan College's endowment was $30.9 million. The average college endowment was $905 million in 2021. For each full-time student, Marymount Manhattan College spends about $14,233 a year.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Marymount Manhattan College

Tuition cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

Marymount Manhattan College meets 60.9% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. First-year students that attend Marymount Manhattan College full-time are awarded $28,210 a year in financial aid, on average.

In 2020, students graduated with an average of $38,807 in student loans for each student with debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some financial aid is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA early. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Marymount Manhattan College.

Based on this information, is Marymount Manhattan College the school for you? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may be a terrible fit for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Marymount Manhattan College a good school for you?

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Where is Marymount Manhattan College?

Marymount Manhattan College is located in the city of New York, New York, less than an hour from New York City.

If you would like to see Marymount Manhattan College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take I87 to New York, or book a flight to the nearest airport, LaGuardia Airport.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Marymount Manhattan College and New York are like without leaving home.

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College Info

221 East 71st Street New York, NY 10021-4597

Campus Setting: Urban

Marymount Manhattan College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Marymount Manhattan College is Aug 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Marymount Manhattan College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Marymount Manhattan College ACT Scores


ACT Range

22 - 27

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

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27 and Above


22 to 27


22 and Less


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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Marymount Manhattan College is 25. Students with an ACT score of 27 and above have a good chance of getting into Marymount Manhattan College. Students with an ACT score that falls between 22 and 27 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 22 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Marymount Manhattan College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1058 - 1260


Math SAT Range

520 - 603


Reading SAT Range

530 - 650

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1260 and Above


1058 to 1260


1058 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Marymount Manhattan College students is 1152. Applicants with SAT scores of 1260 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Marymount Manhattan College, while applicants with SAT scores between 1058 to 1260 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1058 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Marymount Manhattan College.

Marymount Manhattan College Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Marymount Manhattan College is like? There are approximately 1,770 students enrolled at Marymount Manhattan College. 87% percent of students attend school full-time, 31% percent are from NY and 69% percent of students are from other states.


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