Originally established as the city campus of Marymount College, Tarrytown, N.Y., the College was independently chartered in 1961 as Marymount Manhattan College.
MMC consists of two buildings on 221 E. 71st Street in Manhattan between Second and Third Avenues.
MMC enrolls more than 2,000 undergraduate students, from 48 states and 36 countries.
The student/faculty ratio is 12-1.
2013-2014 tuition and fees are $26,640/year and room and board is $14,600/year. A complete listing of tuition and all fees can be found in our financial aid section.
Students complete a required liberal arts core curriculum, and one of 17 major programs of study.
MMC offers special programs such as an Academic Year Abroad, Performing Arts in London, and cooperative degrees with Polytechnic University, St. John's University and Pace University. Academic departments also make extensive use of the plethora of resources available to us through the affiliations of our faculty and to our New York City location.
Admission is based on a combination of factors including standardized test scores, high school record, college transcripts (if applicable), counselor/employer recommendations and a 250 - 500-word essay. Marymount Manhattan College's policy prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, age, disability, veteran status or other basis prohibited by law.
MMC has two residence halls: the 55th Street Residence at 231 East 55th Street between 2nd and 3rd Avenues and the 1760 Residence at 1760 Third Avenue at 97th Street
There are more than 38 active clubs and organizations on campus - ranging from performing arts groups and student government to religious organizations and academic clubs. Visit our clubs page for more information.
More than 85 percent of our students receive some form of financial assistance scholarships, grants, loans and work-study.
Marymount Manhattan College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. It is independently chartered to grant degrees by the Board of Regents of the University of the State of New York.