Prospective Transfer Students
Mount Ida welcomes transfer students at any stage in their education, recognizing the diverse experience they bring and the outstanding contributions they make to our college community. Students choose to transfer to Mount Ida for many reasons:
- Location: a beautiful suburban 72-acre campus only 8 miles from downtown Boston.
- Academic majors: More than 25 areas of study that combine professional preparation with an integrated liberal arts curriculum.
- A diverse community: approximately 21% African American, Hispanic, Asian and Native American; 6% International; and 20% Transfer.
- Athletics: Division III varsity competition in football, soccer, basketball, volleyball, softball, lacrosse; competitive equestrian team.
- Financial aid: a combination of funding that recognizes both a student's merit and a student's need.