Transfer Student Scholarships

Gwynedd Mercy University offers several transfer scholarships and grants for transfer students to help you get a great undergraduate education at an affordable cost.

Known as “gift assistance,” these scholarships and grants do not need to be repaid, and generally are renewable for all four years of your education. If you have any questions about your eligibility for these scholarships, contact one of our transfer admissions counselors

Transfer Student Scholarships and Grants

GMercyU makes transferring colleges affordable by offering transfer student scholarships and grants. They are available to full-time students with at least 24 credits from another postsecondary institution. These scholarship amounts are for Fall 2024.

  • Gold Transfer Student Scholarship
    • $15,000
    • Requires 3.5 cumulative GPA or higher
    • Must maintain at least a 3.5 GPA at GMercyU
  • Crimson Transfer Student Scholarship
    • $13,000
    • Requires 3.0 cumulative GPA or higher
    • Must maintain at least a 3.0 GPA at GMercyU
  • Transfer Student Grant
    • $10,000-$11,000
    • Requires student to have a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher
    • Must maintain the required 2.5 cumulative GPA at GMercyU, as outlined in scholarship letter
  • Phi Theta Kappa Transfer Student Scholarship
    • $2,000
    • Phi Theta Kappa membership must be documented and verified

You can renew the Gold Scholarship, Crimson Scholarship, and Transfer Student Grant for up to three additional years if you continue to meet eligibility requirements.

How to Apply for a Transfer Scholarship

Our trained admissions counselors will review your eligibility for a GMercyU transfer scholarship at the time of your acceptance. You may also be eligible for additional grants or scholarships based on the results of your FAFSA. Early FAFSA completion is highly recommended. You can learn more about completing your FAFSA on our financial aid page.

If you have any questions, contact us

Why Should I Apply for a Transfer Scholarship from GMercyU?

Scholarships assist you in paying for your educational expenses, and you don't have to pay them back. Transfer scholarships can help alleviate the cost of tuition and living expenses so you can focus on pursuing your degree. GMercyU offers multiple transfer scholarships that are based on your college GPA.

Contact Your Admissions Counselor

Our specially trained transfer admissions counselors are ready to help you! 

Wivina Chmura, Associate Director of Admissions
Wivina recruits transfer students in these programs:
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing 
  • Education program
  • History, History / Secondary Eduation
  • Public Health

She also recruits re-admits and international transfer students.

Call: 215-641-5541
Text: 215-201-4070

Ask Wivina a question or schedule an appointment with her!

Dan Koski, Associate Director of Admissions
Dan recruits transfer students for these programs:

  • Medical Laboratory Science
  • Occupational Science
  • Radiation Therapy
  • Radiologic Technology
  • Respiratory Care

Call: 215-542-4609
Text: 215-309-9606

Ask Dan a question or schedule an appointment with him!

Bryan Plonski, Admissions Counselor  
Bryan recruits transfer students for these programs:

  • Accounting
  • Biology
  • Computer Information Science
  • Criminal Justice
  • Digital Communications
  • Finance
  • Liberal Studies
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Philosophy
  • Psychology
  • Social Work
  • Sport Management
  • Undecided

Call: 215-646-7300 ext. 21528
Text: 215-383-2397

Ask Bryan a question or schedule an appointment with him!


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