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.

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


MIAC Live: Darlene Love

Saturday February 16, 2019 | 7:30 pm
Mary D'Angelo Performing Arts Center

Mercyhurst Wind Ensemble

Sunday February 17, 2019 | 4:00 pm
Mary D'Angelo Performing Arts Center

Passport into History

Monday February 18, 2019 | 2:00 pm
Mercy Heritage Room

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