Admission Events

Campus Visit Days and New Student Registration Events

Iowa Private College Week

July 31 - August 4, 2017

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.

Visit the Hill: Group Campus Visit Days!   

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/Winter Visit Days

  • Saturday, September 30, 2017 // 9 AM–1 PM
  • Saturday, October 14, 2017 // 9 AM–1 PM
  • Monday, October 30, 2017 // 1–4 PM
  • Monday, January 15, 2018 // 9 AM–1 PM
  • Monday, March 12, 2018 // 9 AM–1 PM
  • Friday, April 27, 2018 // 9 AM–1 PM


Typical Campus Visit Day Schedule:

8:45 a.m.   Registration in Flaherty Community Room, Basile Hall
9:00 a.m.   Admission/Financial Aid Overview:  Learn about admission requirement, majors at Mount Mercy, what graduates are doing, internships, activities on campus... and how to pay for it all with our great scholarships and financial aid
9:30 a.m.   Student Panel:  Hear from our students about why Mount Mercy just might be the place for you! 
10:00 a.m.   Tour:  See the beautiful Mount Mercy Campus
11:00 a.m.   Learn about Majors:  Get the details on various majors from MMU's faculty and staff
11:30 a.m.   Snack and questions:  Join us for a snack and get any individual questions answered


Click here to schedule your individual or group campus visit now 


Scholarship Day Invitational

Saturday, November 17, 2017 & Saturday, February 3, 2018

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).  More information will be available soon!

New Student Registrations |
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Mount Mercy University holds registration days for incoming freshmen and transfer students throughout the year.
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