Mini-Mester Information

Marymount University will be offering several “mini-mester” courses in 2021-2022 Academic Year. These are intensive, 8-week courses offered throughout the semester.

Fall 2021 Important Deadlines

Fall 2021 First Mini-Mester Session:

  • Dates: August 30, 2021-October 23, 2021
  • Last day to add: September 1, 2021
  • Last day to drop without academic record: September 3, 2021
  • Last day to drop with 100% refund of tuition and fees: September 3, 2021
  • Last day to withdraw with a grade of W: September 10, 2021

Fall 2021 Second Mini-Mester Session:

  • DatesOctober 25, 2021-December 18, 2021
  • Last day to add: October 27, 2021
  • Last day to drop without academic record: October 29, 2021
  • Last day to drop with 100% refund of tuition and fees: October 29, 2021
  • Last day to withdraw with a grade of W: November 5, 2021

Spring 2022 Important Deadlines

Spring 2022 First Mini-Mester Session:

  • Dates: January 10, 2022-March 5, 2022
  • Last day to add: January 12, 2022
  • Last day to drop without academic record: January 14, 2022
  • Last day to drop with 100% refund of tuition and fees: January 14, 2022
  • Last day to withdraw with a grade of W: January 21, 2022

Spring 2022 Second Mini-Mester Session:

  • DatesMarch 14, 2022-May 7, 2022
  • Last day to add: March 16, 2022
  • Last day to drop without academic record: March 18, 2022
  • Last day to drop with 100% refund of tuition and fees: March 18, 2022
  • Last day to withdraw with a grade of W: March 25, 2022

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: I am a current Marymount student. Can I take a Mini-Mester course?
A: Yes! As long as you are not already enrolled in the course and have not taken a W grade in the same course in the same semester, you are eligible to enroll in a Mini-Mester course.

Q: How do I search for a Mini-Mester course in My MU Plan?
A: Students may use the step-by-step instructional guide for searching for Mini-Mester courses.

Q: How do I enroll for a Mini-Mester course?
A: Students may register for Mini-Mester courses through My MU Plan. If you have any difficulties registering, please contact the Office of the Registrar at registrar@marymount.edu.

Q: How much does a Mini-Mester course cost?
A: Each Mini-Mester class is a three credit course. Marymount’s standard tuition and fees apply.

Q: I’m interested in applying to Marymount and enroll in the Mini-Mester. Will I qualify for any financial aid?
A: All students applying to the Mini-Mester will be considered non-degree. Non-degree students are not eligible for scholarships or financial aid. For more specifics about cost or available payment plans, please contact our admissions office.

Q: I’m a current MU student. Will my existing financial aid apply to the cost of the mini-mester?
A: Yes! If you’re a full time, degree-seeking MU student, our standard tuition and fees apply. Remember, you must pay standard credit hour costs for any credit hours over eighteen per semester. Please contact the Office of Financial Aid if you have additional questions.