Transfer Admission

We are excited you are considering transferring to Merrimack College!

At Merrimack, our students are the reason for everything we do, and we aim to provide all the resources you need to succeed, starting with the application process.

We have a long history of welcoming transfer students to our community and aim to make your transition to Merrimack seamless and rewarding. In fact, we’ve been named to Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society’s 2023 Transfer Honor Roll for our support of transfer students. 

On Campus Day and Online Bachelor Degree Completion Options 

As a transfer student, you have the opportunity to enroll at Merrimack as an on-campus (day) student or as an online Bachelor Degree Completion student. Day students follow the traditional transfer admission process. Students interested in Merrimack’s Online Bachelor Degree Completion programs follow a different process.

Massachusetts Transfer Guarantee

The Massachusetts Transfer Guarantee is a partnership between MA community colleges and participating four-year colleges and universities. Eligible community college graduates are able to transfer seamlessly—admission is guaranteed! Merrimack also honors the Mass Transfer
General Education Foundation towards our General Education Liberal Studies curriculum.

How to Apply

Transfer applicants may use either the Common Application or the Merrimack College Transfer Application, with all admission decisions released on a rolling basis. The admission committee takes into consideration every aspect of a student’s application and credentials. This allows us to learn more about you and help you understand how Merrimack can help you succeed.

Contact Us

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact our team. We look forward to working closely with you every step of the way.

Merrimack Once Again Named to Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society’s 2023 Transfer Honor Roll

Merrimack College has been named to Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society’s 2023 Transfer Honor Roll in recognition of the dynamic pathways created to support transfer students.

Colleges were selected based on their Transfer Friendliness Rating, given to them based on the Transfer Profile they create and complete in PTK Connect – Phi Theta Kappa’s online tool that helps students find their best-fit colleges, career pathways and more.