Here's Why You Should Choose Mercyhurst

  • Receive an incredible education. Mercyhurst offers small classes taught by internationally known professors, and it ranked in the top tier of the Best Universities-Masters in the north by U.S. News & World Report. The university continuously strives to strengthen its 100 programs of study, while creating new, forward-thinking programs to ensure that you get an education that will give you the skills needed for a competitive job market.
  • You are our focus. Mercyhurst University is a teaching college. That means our primary focus is you and your education. Once you're a student here, we make sure you work closely with academic advisers, academic support staff, and career counselors to ensure you get the most out of your college education. Mercyhurst's student to faculty ratio is 14:1.
  • You'll be ready. With a liberal arts core, you will be prepared for wherever life takes you. Mercyhurst also celebrates a 95 percent job placement or continued study rate.
  • Personal growth. Students from 43 states, 44 countries and various walks of life choose Mercyhurst. With 24 NCAA athletic teams and more than 100 organizations your Mercyhurst education gives you more than just a degree.
  • Great value. 97 percent of our incoming freshmen receive financial aid. Our financial aid team is waiting and willing to work with you.
  • Prestigious Awards. Mercyhurst's Prestigious Awards program is designed to help our most talented students apply for and earn scholarships, such as the Truman and Goldwater and Rhodes. This year the college nominated students for seven different graduate and undergraduate scholarships.


Civil War photo exhibit
Photographs of the American Civil War

Dates: Jun 12-Aug 3, 2014

Location: Cummings Gallery

Mercyhurst North East