Mercyhurst University


Welcome to Mercyhurst University (MU)! We are very pleased that you have chosen to attend MU and we look forward to meeting you. International Admissions Office (IAO) is here to help you learn about and follow the F-1 student visa regulations. There are many benefits and restrictions associated with F-1 status, and we’ll help you with understand these immigration regulations.

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is the authorative source for all policies, procedures, and laws related to immigration and studying in the United States as an international student.  Consult their website designed for current and hopeful international students online at