Early Application Deadline: December 1st
Regular Application Deadline: February 15th
Welcome to Mount Saint Mary’s University in Los Angeles, one of California’s top private colleges. Since 1925, the Mount has been known for delivering a quality education to generations of young women seeking to attend nursing school or gain a degree in education.
Today, Mount Saint Mary’s University is much more than nursing and education degrees, however; we offer a wide range of undergraduate degrees, including political science, biology and a respected film program – all right in the heart of Los Angeles.
The Mount specializes in “experiential education” – where students from all walks of life come together to work collaboratively with one another and a dedicated faculty on projects both inside and out of the classroom. Our student body and educators alike believe in the mission of helping others, so many of our internships and programs are designed to give back to our community – on a local as well as global level.
Mount Saint Mary’s University welcomes your interest and application. As one of California’s top private colleges, we know you will find your future with us.
Mount Saint Mary’s University welcomes all qualified applicants. All our
bachelor degree programs are open to women; men are welcome to apply to
our nursing and music programs. Our application deadline for the fall
semester is February 15.
We have two campuses: Chalon, high in the hills above West Los
Angeles; and Doheny, in the heart of historic Los Angeles near downtown.
Chalon is home to our Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Music and Bachelor of science degree programs.
Doheny is home to our associate degree program, which confers
Associate of Arts or specialized Associate degrees in professional
programs. Students who enroll in our associate degree program are
offered, upon successful completion of their program, the opportunity to
transfer to the baccalaureate program (where students earn Bachelor
To successfully apply for admission to Mount Saint Mary’s University, you will need to provide the following to us:
Official SAT (Reasoning Test) OR ACT(American College Test) Score Report and ACT Writing Score
Required of all first-year applicants and transfer students with
fewer than 24 transferable semester hours. Students enrolled in
secondary schools outside the U.S. must submit test scores. Depending on
fluency, these students may also be required to submit a TOEFL score.
Exceptions may be made on a case-by-case basis for resident students and
international students who have 24 or more transferable semester hours.
The Mount Saint Mary’s University school code for the SAT is 4493, and the school code for the ACT is 0338.
Optional: Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)
Required of international students for whom English is a second
language. Score reports should be sent directly to the Office of
Undergraduate Admission. Also required: bank statement; official copies
of school-leaving examinations; official SAT results; and the
The Mount Saint Mary’s University school code for the TOEFL is 4493.
This requirement may be waived if the SAT Critical Reading score is 600
Passing TOEFL scores
You may also include a personal statement describing an applicable
special situation that you feel the Admission team should know.
Send everything to Admissions Office, Mount Saint Mary’s University, 12001 Chalon Road, Los Angeles, CA 90049.
Congratulations on applying to one of California’s top private colleges!
The Mount’s Admission Committee will carefully review and discuss
your application. You will be notified of the Committee’s decision by
postal mail and through your personal account at the Mount’s website.
If you are admitted, the following events will take place:
If you are not admitted, the following options may be available to you:
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