Admission Events

Campus Visit Days and New Student Registration Events

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 Visit Days

  • Saturday, September 17, 2016:  10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, October 15, 2016:  10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Spring Visit Days

  • Monday, January 16, 2017:  1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, March 7, 2017  (For Transfer Students Only): 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • Friday, April 28, 2017: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.


Typical Campus Visit Day Schedule:

 9:45 a.m.   Registration in Flaherty Community Room, Basile Hall
10:00 a.m.   Welcome and 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!
10:30 a.m.   Tour:  See the beautiful Mount Mercy Campus!
11:30 a.m.   Student and Faculty Panel:  Hear from our students and faculty about why Mount Mercy just might be the place for you!
12:00 p.m.   Lunch and questions:  Join us for lunch and get any individual questions answered.


Click here to schedule your individual or group campus visit now 


Scholarship Day Invitational - Saturday, November 5, 2016 and Saturday, February 18, 2017

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!

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.

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/Spring, 2017

Friday, November 18, 2016 (Winter/Spring)

Friday, January 13,  2017 (Spring only)


Freshmen or Transfer Students planning to start Fall, 2017

Freshmen Registration Dates:

Transfer Registration Dates:


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