INTERNATIONAL ADMISSIONS

As an institution of higher education committed to fostering global understanding and awareness, Mercyhurst University offers many learning opportunities for students from around the globe. Mercyhurst attracts students from nearly 50 countries. Hear what our international students have to say about how they chose Mercyhurst and what their experience has been like!

Undergraduate Admissions Requirements

Students with demonstrated English proficiency are invited to apply for admission as an undergraduate student. If you have questions, please contact our International Student Office.

Students who wish to apply for undergraduate admissions should submit the following:

Graduate Admissions Requirements

Students with demonstrated English proficiency and who have already earned a bachelor’s degree, are invited to apply for admission to any of our graduate programs. If you have questions, please contact the Office of Graduate and Professional Admissions.

Students who wish to apply for graduate admissions should submit the following:

International Recruitment Agents

Are you an international recruitment agency? We look forward to expanding our international footprint and welcoming new partners into our International Admissions Partner community. If your company is interested in becoming a commissioned agent please complete the International Admissions Partner Application form below. 


Contact Us

Courtney Olevnik
Director, International Student Services
Principal Designated School Official (PDSO)
Office: Old Main 212
Phone: 814-824-3056
Email: colevnik@mercyhurst.edu

Maria Antunez Centeno
Assistant Director, International Student Services
Office: Old Main 209
Phone: 814-824-3059
Email: mantunezcenteno@mercyhurst.edu ​​


Meet the Staff

International Admissions
Colleen Hordych
Assistant Director, Graduate Admissions
Territory: Graduate Programs
Courtney Olevnik
Director, International Student Services, Principal Designated School Official (PDSO)
Territory: International Students
Maria Antunez Centeno
Assistant Director, International Student Services, Designated School Official (DSO)
Territory: International Students