Kirkwood Guaranteed Admissions

Mount Mercy  / Kirkwood
Guaranteed Admission Program

What does Guaranteed Admission mean?

Mount Mercy will guarantee admission into our traditional undergraduate program to any Veteran or International Student who completes an associates degree (A.A. or A.S. or an A.A.S in business administration) at Kirkwood Community College.

What are the benefits of Guaranteed Admissions?

Advising:  Mount Mercy advisor will be able to assist you with advising earlier to be sure courses you take at Kirkwood transfer easily to Mount Mercy.

Scholarships:  In addition to generous transfer scholarships, a $1,000 renewable scholarship for military personnel and international students will be offered.

International students may also qualify for a residential grant of $3,500 to aid in on-campus living at Mount Mercy. 

For Veterans:
Veterans enrolled at Kirkwood who plan to transfer to Mount Mercy are also welcome to participate in the university’s Veterans Free Lunch Friday.  Just bring your Kirkwood and Military ID!

Veterans also have access to Mount Mercy's Veterans Lounge - reserved only for our military personnel.  See more about our Veterans' Services.

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