Marymount California Transfer Students


Whittier College, a residential four-year liberal arts institution located between Downtown Los Angeles and Downtown Anaheim, is pleased to provide Marymount California University’s (MCU) undergraduate students with a transfer option for Fall 2022.

  • MCU students with a 2.5 GPA or higher will receive guaranteed and expedited admission to Whittier. No personal statement or letters of recommendation will be required. Your application fee will be waived and you'll receive a decision within five days of your submission.
  • Whittier's Office of Financial Aid will work directly with you to ensure your out-of-pocket cost at Whittier is as comparable as possible to your current cost at MCU.
  • A dedicated transfer counselor is on standby, ready to answer questions about your unique situation and review your transcript to maximize transfer credits and discuss a degree path. You'll be able to choose from more than 50 majors and the Whittier Scholars Program, an option that enables you to create your own major.
  • Housing on the Whittier College campus is available and guaranteed.

Popular Majors Available at Whittier

Start the Process

We understand how stressful this time has been for you and your classmates at MCU and we are committed to helping you make the transfer process as streamlined and easy as possible. Complete the form below to learn more about your options at Whittier and start the process. You can also get in touch directly with your admission counselor, Genevieve Garcia, via email at or 562.907.5147.

Whittier representatives will also be at the MCU campus on May 19 where they'll be conducting instant evaluations and making preliminary admission offers.