May 25, 2016 - 2:43pm
Two Mount Mercy University admissions counselors were recognized for their accomplishments at the MIDWest Association for College Admission Counseling Conference in Minneapolis, May 15–17. Tyler Poldervaart, MMU admissions counselor since January 2014, was one of three state nominees for the Iowa Association of College Admission Counseling’s Rising Star Award. This annual award recognizes one outstanding staff member who exemplifies excellence and dedication to serving the needs of students in transition from high school to college.
May 23, 2016 - 10:03am
Mount Mercy University graduated the largest class in its history during commencement exercises Sunday, May 22, at the U.S. Cellular Center. Degrees were bestowed upon 393 undergraduate students and 175 students from graduate programs. The Class of 2016 is also the first to graduate with completely online students.
May 23, 2016 - 9:33am
Mount Mercy graduate Amazing-Grace Ighedo ’16 received the Mary Frances Warde Award during Mount Mercy’s commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 22. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science in nursing.
May 23, 2016 - 9:31am
Mount Mercy graduate Tessa Friason ’16 received the Mary Catherine McAuley Award during Mount Mercy’s commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 22. Friason was also the ceremony’s student speaker and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in nursing.
May 23, 2016 - 9:26am
Mount Mercy University recognized Aimee Redlinger ‘16 with the President’s Award at Honors Convocation on Saturday, May 21. The award was unique this year because it was given to an accelerated undergraduate student for the first time in University history.
May 20, 2016 - 12:18pm
Mount Mercy University will graduate the largest class in its history during commencement exercises Sunday, May 22, at the U.S. Cellular Center in downtown Cedar Rapids. The Class of 2016 includes nearly 400 undergraduate students and 175 graduate students. The class is also the first to include students who finished their degree in a completely online format.
ExploreU is an annual one week STEM summer program for middle school girls completing 6th, 7th and 8th grade.
Treasure Hunt • Math • Computer Science • Programming • Robotics
The program is designed to help young girls learn math and computer science skills while having fun.
ExploreU is an annual one week STEM summer program for middle school girls completing 6th, 7th and 8th grade.
Treasure Hunt • Math • Computer Science • Programming • Robotics
This event is part of our visiting writer series.
This event is part of our visiting writer series.
May 23, 2016 - 5:46pm
Learn more about Commencement 2016 at the Commencement Home Page.
May 23, 2016 - 5:17pm
Mount Mercy University offers perks that often cost additional dollars at other colleges. We do our best to keep many free for our students. Learn more here.
May 23, 2016 - 4:03pm
No other college or university in eastern Iowa offers Mount Mercy’s unique combination of accomplished professors, academic excellence, and tight-knit, fun-loving campus culture — all committed to meaningful service and community engagement.
May 6, 2016 - 2:38pm
Like many of our students, Sun-Hee Goldsberry dreams big! Follow a day in her shoes and see how she fits Mount Mercy's accelerated program into her work and family life. Learn more: www.mtmercy.edu/accelerate
April 20, 2016 - 2:35pm
Originally from Miskolc, Hungary, Magda Brown was deported on one of the final transports to Auschwitz-Birkenau with her entire family when she was just 17 years old. Her parents died in gas chambers; her brother was the only other member of her family to survive and served in the Hungarian military’s Jewish labor force until being captured and imprisoned by the Russian army.
April 20, 2016 - 12:41pm
Mount Mercy's accelerated program helped Steven Kinney jump start his career — in front of his wife and young children. Learn more: www.mtmercy.edu/accelerate
March 23, 2016 - 4:05pm
By believing in herself, Kimberly Bauer earned a four-year degree from our accelerated program and was able to advance in her career. Learn more: www.mtmercy.edu/accelerate
March 23, 2016 - 4:05pm
Mount Mercy University President Laurie Hamen's message for those considering continuing their education as adults. Learn more: www.mtmercy.edu/accelerate
September 16, 2015 - 5:19pm
Sept. 17th is Constitution Day and President Hamen encourages students to embrace their rights to wish the Constitution a  happy birthday!
July 22, 2015 - 4:29pm
July 22nd, 2015 marks the Sisters of Mercy's 140th year in Cedar Rapids. This featurette highlights the mark they've left upon various facets of our community.

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