Carpe Diem.

Grounded in the ideals of service, hospitality and entrepreneurship that inspired our founders, a Mercyhurst education encourages the development of lifelong passions and engagement with the larger world. Inspired by our motto, "Carpe Diem," our faculty and students embrace innovation and leadership in service, as they make a difference within our gates and around the world.

Choose Your Area of Study

With more than 100 academic disciplines, Mercyhurst affords you the opportunity for passionate study in virtually any field.


Mercyhurst Spring 2020 Dining Series

Wednesday, January 29, 2020 | 5:00 pm
Marriott Café, Center for Academic Engagement

Tri-State Music Festival: Prism Concert

Friday, January 31, 2020 | 8:00 pm
Mary D’Angelo Performing Arts Center

Girls and Women in Sports Day

Saturday, February 01, 2020 | 11:00 am
Recreation Center/Athletic Center

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