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Campus Visit Days and New Student Registration Events

Visit the Hill: Group Campus Visit Days!   Register today!

Group visits provide a great overview of Mount Mercy, it programs, its places, and its people. Group visits generally last about two hours, but we can mix in or recommend other activities to suit your needs and interests.

Fall Dates

  • Saturday, September 12, 2015 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, October 17, 2015 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, November 14, 2015 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Winter/Spring Dates

  • Monday, January 18, 2016 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, March 3, 2016 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.  (This day is specifically designed for transfer students.)
  • Friday, April 29, 2016  1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Fall Campus Visit Day Schedule:

9:30 a.m. -  Registration in Flaherty Community Room, Basile Hall

10:00 a.m. - Welcome and Admission/Financial Aid Overview:  Learn about admission requirements, majors at Mount Mercy, what are graduates are doing, internships, activities on campus... and how to pay for it all with our great scholarships and financial aid.

10:30 a.m. - Student Panel:  Hear from our students about why Mount Mercy just might be the place for you!

11:00 a.m. - Tour:  See the beautiful Mount Mercy Campus!

12:00 p.m. - Lunch:  Join us for lunch!

Click here to schedule your individual or group campus visit now 

New Student Registrations   Learn more and register!

Below are the course registration dates for students who will be starting their studies at Mount Mercy in the next year.   

Freshmen or Transfer Students planning to start Winter or Spring Term, 2016
Friday, November 13, 2015  (winter/spring)
Friday, January 8, 2016  (spring only)
Friday, January 22, 2016  (spring only)

Freshmen or Transfer Students planning to start Fall, 2016 - Dates TBA

Scholarship Day Invitational - February 20, 2016

For high school students who have been admitted to Mount Mercy University.  Students are eligible to compete for scholarships recognizing innovation and achievement — both inside and outside the classroom. Awards generally range from $500 up through full tuition (annually renewable).  For more information, click here.

Iowa Private College Week - August 1-5, 2016  

IPCW is a great opportunity to showcase Mount Mercy’s programs, people, and activities for prospective students and their families. For more information, click here.


Questions?  Our Admissions Counselors are ready to help!  Email us at, phone us at , or call us toll-free at 800.248.4504