Fast Facts

Mount Saint Mary College was founded by the Sisters of Saint Dominic in 1959.

The Mount was ranked a Top-Tier Regional University (North) by U.S. News & World Report, and is on the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll. Read more about our accreditation

Location. Newburgh, New York. The Mount is conveniently located in the Mid-Hudson Valley, midway between New York City and New York's capital city, Albany.

Enrollment/Student Body Profile. Our student body is made up of 2,600+ students representing over 16 states and several countries. More than 1,800 are traditional undergraduate students.

Academic Programs. The Mount offers 47 undergraduate programs leading to a bachelor of arts or bachelor of science degree. Our collaboration programs offer you a chance to earn a bachelor's degree, plus an advanced degree with schools like Fordham University, Pace University, and New York Medical College. The college also offers master's degrees in education, business, and nursing.

Faculty. You'll learn from our faculty, the majority of whom hold a PhD or the highest terminal degree in their field. Our student to faculty ratio is 14:1.

Average Class Size. 21 students

Freshman Class Size. Approximately 450 students

Costs. The Mount is a competitively-priced private school. Tuition is set at $25,300 for the 2013-14 academic year; Room & Board is $13,290 (Regular room-Ultimate/Flex Meal Plan); and Fees equal $1,245 for a total annual cost of $39,835.

Financial Aid. In 2013-2014, the College awarded $5,243,156 in MSMC grants and scholarships to our freshman class. Ninety-eight percent of the Mount 's incoming freshman class received financial aid in the form of scholarships, grants, loans, or part-time employment, based on academic promise or need.

Housing. The Mount's residence halls feature suite-style living, movie lounges, computer rooms, recreation areas, laundry facilities, and a workout room. Our upperclassmen live in the College Courts, our townhouse-like apartments on campus. All residence halls feature suite-style living, movie lounges, computer rooms, recreation areas, laundry facilities, workout rooms, semi-private bathrooms, kitchens, lounges, cable, and wireless Internet access.

Athletic Teams. The Mount offers men's baseball, basketball, cross country, golf, lacrosse, soccer, swimming, tennis, and track and field, and women's basketball, cheerleading, cross country, lacrosse, soccer, softball, swimming, tennis, track and field, and volleyball.

Mount Saint Mary College admits students regardless of race, color, sexual orientation, gender, age, national and ethnic origin, veteran status, or disability. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sexual orientation, gender, age, national and ethnic origin, veteran status, or disability in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, athletic programs and other school administered programs.

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