International Student Services

Mount Mercy is a diverse and welcoming campus community, with students from all over the world attending classes and experiencing the benefits of our small campus and personalized attention.

During my time at Mount Mercy, I have made international friends around the world. The personal relationships I made here are the most valuable experience.

Max Rieger '19, Germany

About International Student Services

We are proud that Mount Mercy currently enrolls students from more than 25 different countries, representing six continents.

Mount Mercy is well-known for its small campus and personalized attention. The staff and faculty strive to provide one-on-one attention that assists international students in everything from visa information to housing opportunities to cultural adjustments. Do you need assistance setting up a bank account? Finding health insurance? Getting an internship? We are here to help and will work with you individually to ensure you find success during your time at Mount Mercy.

We invite you to explore the breadth of Mount Mercy's international connections and meet a few students who have traveled thousands of miles and are happy to call "the Hill" their home in the United States.

Mount Mercy University is an amazingly diverse school made up of students of different nationalities speaking different languages and a place I call my second home.

Masine Zakaria '18, Togo

Attending Mount Mercy turned out to be one of the best decisions I've made thus far. Aside from the wonderful classroom atmosphere, social activities, and diverse campus, MMU helped me realize my passion for service too.

Nakola Nyambe '17, Zambia