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: Kristin Chenoweth in Concert

Thursday, September 19, 2019 | 7:30 pm
Mary D’Angelo Performing Arts Center

Softball Fall Skills Camp 2019

Saturday, September 21, 2019 | 10:00 am
Mercyhurst University Softball Field

COMING HOME: Reentry After Incarceration

Monday, September 23, 2019 | 11:00 am
Cummings Gallery

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