University description (as per official university website)
McMurry University, also known as the MCM, was founded in 1923. It is a private co-educational university of liberal arts, located in Abilene, Texas. The campus of the university spreads across an area of 40 acres. MCM provides major in more than 40 different streams of studies. The University is organized into the following schools:
* School Of Arts and Letters
* School of Business
* School of Natural and Computational Sciences
* School of Education
* School Of Nursing
* School of Social Sciences and Religion
The student enrollment at McMurry was 1,462 in 2007 (1,293 full-time equivalent).
About 58% of the freshmen class in 2007 was male and women were 42% of the class.
Undergrads are 100% of enrolled students.
About 2% of freshmen are from countries other than the US. Students living in the US make up 98% of incoming freshmen.
Among freshmen students, 100% are full-time and 0% are part-time.
Scholarships & Grants
For Incoming Students 2010/2011
The Financial Aid Office reserves the right to replace institutional grants and scholarships with other gift aid sources in the same amounts, in order to maximize limited resources. Please note that the total amount of gift aid awarded will not be reduced. McMurry based scholarship/awards will not exceed the cost of tuition.
The scholarships listed below require full-time enrollment unless noted. The annual amount is based on Fall and Spring enrollment and is awarded by semester. SAT score requirements for scholarships are based on the Critical Reading and Math subsection scores combined. Transfer students with less than 24 transferable hours are subject to review of High School Transcripts. Military awards cannot be stacked with Freshman or Transfer Scholarship/awards. McMurry Scholarships, Awards, and Financial Aid are awarded based on availability of funds. Amounts are subject to change.