About Merrimack College

Tuition, Cost, Financial Aid, Scholarships, and Admission Rates

How much does Merrimack College cost?

Merrimack College Cost of Attendance
In-state $38,825
Out-of-state $38,825
On-Campus Room and Board $14,345
Off-Campus Room and Board $13,500
Average Annual Cost $33,003
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000
$30,000-$48,000
$48,000-$75,000
$75,000-$110,000
Over $110,000

Merrimack College Financial Aid and Debt

78%

Students paying down their debt

$27,000

Typical Total Student Debt

$279

Typical Monthly Loan Payment

Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 100% $17,829
Federal Grants 20% $4,285
Pell grants 19% $4,127
Other federal grants 3% $2,434
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 14% $1,473
Institutional grants or scholarships 100% $17,943
Student loan aid 85% $10,277
Federal student loans 84% $6,217
Other student loans 25% $18,173

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Attend a summer program 119 Up to $4,500
Visit a college campus 253 Up to $6,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 186 Up to $750
Do an extracurricular activity 246 Up to $1,120
Play a sport 133 Up to $600

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Merrimack College Admissions

What is Merrimack College's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 82%
Average GPA 2.9
SAT Submissions of applicants
SAT Reading
SAT Math
SAT Writing
ACT Submissions of applicants
Composite Score

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Merrimack College Campus Life

13:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

349

Forbes Ranking

68%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

73%

Six-Year Graduation Rate

Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 3522
Living on campus
Transfer Students 8%
Under Age 25 64%
Gender Balance
Men
48%
Women
52%

Student Diversity

54%
Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
White
67.35%
Unknown
23.14%
Hispanic or Latino
5.08%
Black or African American
3.09%
Asian
1.22%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0.09%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0.03%

Merrimack College Graduation Success

82%

First Year Student Retention

68%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

$54,800

Average Salary After Graduation

About Merrimack College

Address

315 Turnpike St
North Andover, MA

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Baccalaureate Colleges
Setting Large Suburb
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify