Student Life

At Mount Mercy students of all ages and interests — undergraduate, graduate, and adult students — join together to create an active, welcoming campus community bound by a heartfelt commitment to doing well in the classroom, building rewarding lives and prosperous careers, and truly making a difference in the world.

Life on Campus

It’s easy to get involved at Mount Mercy. You can become part of a Living Learning Community with students who share your interests. You can join more than 30 student clubs and organizations like our nationally ranked Enactus team, the Mount Mercy Times, the International Club or the Student Government Association. And you can participate in time-honored events and activities, like the Thanksgiving Dress Dinner, Vegas Night, and Spring Fling.

Whether you live on campus or commute to school, you’ll benefit from a supportive network of personalized student services to help you launch your career, discover your leadership potential or develop your spiritual life.

Life in Cedar Rapids

Mount Mercy is located in a quiet residential neighborhood of Cedar Rapids, so you’ll enjoy the best of both worlds: the culture and career opportunities of a vibrant Midwestern city with the safety and comfort of a grassy 40-acre campus.