Mercyhurst University

Why Mercyhurst?

We live out the Mercy Mission of service and hospitality by embracing social justice and building an open-minded campus that welcomes people from all walks of life. This bold pursuit of mercy not only permeates our campus but extends far past these boundaries. This legacy is what enables us to champion faith and reason, engage each other in thought-provoking discussions and exercise leadership in service toward a just world. It’s a spirit that allows us to seize the day.

Education with Value

A Mercyhurst education will be among the most significant investments you will ever make. As you explore your higher education options, we are confident that when you consider affordability and accessibility to financial aid, Mercyhurst will stand out from the rest.

Success Beyond Our Gates

The efficacy and utility of a Mercyhurst education speaks for itself. Among our accomplished alumni are Fortune 500 CEOs, teachers, lawyers, musicians, FBI agents, counselors, film producers, artists, CIA analysts, doctors, public servants and fashion.

Affordability with Distinction

Top-Tier University by U.S. News & World Report β€” North Region

Affordability with Distinction

Best Colleges For Your Money β€” Money 2017-18

Success After Graduation

85 percent of our pre-professional students were accepted into health professional programs – 25 percent above the national average

Success After Graduation

95 percent of our grads secured jobs or enrolled in graduate school within a year of graduation