Application Checklist and Timeline

Deadlines
Fall Semester: September 1
Spring Semester: December 15
Rolling Admission: Receive notification within four weeks of completing your application
Please note that we do not accept transfer nurses at this time.

Admission Requirements by Major

  • Biology 3.00 GPA, B or better in science coursework
  • Education 2.50 GPA
  • All other majors 2.00 GPA

Required Documents

Complete an Application
Applying using our online application is convenient, easy, and free! You can also apply using the Common Application.

Once you’ve submitted your application, the steps to completing the application process are:

If you intend to transfer with an A.A.S. degree

  • Official transcript(s) from all colleges or universities attended. If you have attended an international university, please have the transcripts evaluated by World Education Services
  • Official high school transcript with graduation date and seal
  • One letter of recommendation, academic or professional
  • Personal essay on a topic of your choice

If you do not intend to transfer with an A.A.S. degree

  • Official Transcript(s) from all Colleges/Universities attended. If you have attended an international university, please have the transcripts evaluated by World Education Services
  • Official High School Transcript with graduation date and seal
  • SAT scores, if you are transferring with fewer than 24 college credits
  • Personal essay on a topic of your choice
  • One letter of recommendation, academic or professional
  • Dean’s Release Form – have your academic advisor or academic dean complete and return the form to the Office of Admission at the College of Mount Saint Vincent.

Please note: any student interested in deferring their enrollment and/or acceptance to an upcoming semester must submit a request in writing to the Office of Admission. The Admission Committee will review the request and notify the student of a decision within one month of the request. A student cannot defer more than two semesters, or one year, from the original acceptance.

Contact
Office of Admission
(718) 405-3267
admissions@mountsaintvincent.edu