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The Mercy Advantage

We believe that a high quality, private education should be accessible to as many people as possible.  Watch this video to learn how our cost differs from other private colleges and universities while offering advantages you just won't find at public institutions.

Tuition & Cost

No matter which location you choose, Mercy College has one of the lowest private tuition rates in New York—as low as $796/credit.

Visit Campus

The best way to explore campus is to see it for yourself! Start your journey with a tour of campus. You can either schedule an in-person tour on campus or a guided virtual tour.  

Campus Life

Explore and discover your passions. Across our three campuses a thriving student life has a place for you to be you: 60+ clubs and organizations, on-campus and virtual events and 10 NCCAA sports teams. 

OnCampus Plus
OnCampus Plus

Learn about how we are putting students at the center of our fall 2020 reopening plan. 

Mercy Scholars
Mercy Scholars Program offers 4 Years Paid Tuition

We encourage qualifies high school students to apply for the Mercy Scholars Program — paid tuition, books and fees for all four years.

A student hard at work.
High School Programs

Mercy College wants to help high school juniors and seniors get a jump start on their college career by offering college level courses while still in high school. 

Your Personalized Achievement Contract (PACT)

From day one, we’ll make sure that you have support, focus, and guidance. Our Personalized Achievement Contract (PACT) program automatically pairs you with an adviser dedicated to your success—at Mercy and beyond.

Meet the Team

Assistant Vice President of Admissions Anne Gilligan
Anne Gilligan
AVP of Admissions
Main Hall/Room 216 914-674-3023
Director of Admissions Andy Mantell
Andy Mantell
Director of Admissions
Main Hall, 216D 914-674-7487
Director of Admissions Kayla Noonan
Kayla Noonan
Director of Admissions
Manhattan Admissions Office 212-615-3382
Admissions Director Cecil Wright
Cecil Wright
Executive Director of Recruitment Bronx/Manhattan 718-678-8225

Mercy Locations
Three Campuses to Choose From

Wherever you are in the New York City area, there’s a Mercy location waiting to welcome you. At any of our three campuses in Westchester, Manhattan or the Bronx, you'll find a diverse community of students, staff and faculty united in our drive to change the world through the power of education.

Admissions FAQ

What is the first step in the admissions process?

The first step in the admissions process is to submit an application to Mercy college. Students are able to apply to Mercy at Certain major concentrations may require supplemental admissions items. Visit our catalogs or contact the Office of Admissions for additional information.

Is the PACT Mentorship Program different than other advising programs?

Yes, the PACT program takes advising a step further. We give you a personal mentor who’ll be your go-to person whenever you want support. With everything from navigating financial aid, and choosing the right major to registering for classes and tracking your academic progress.


How is Mercy College so affordable? 

We believe college should be accessible to as many students as possible. Mercy College has one of the lowest private tuition rates in New York. Financial aid, including merit and need-based scholarships, helps most of our students fund their education and minimize debt.

Are there opportunities to learn outside the classroom?

Mercy focuses on giving students the real-world knowledge and skills that will make them stand out in a crowded field. Mercy’s state-of-the-art facilities give students access to the equipment and settings they’ll experience on the job and gain hands-on-experience while still in school.

Admissions Events


Transfer Info Session

November 5, 2020 5:00 - 6:30 PM

Virtual Undergraduate Open House

November 14, 2020 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Virtual Graduate Open House

November 19, 2020 5:30 - 7:00 PM

Transfer Info Session

December 3, 2020 5:00 - 6:30 PM

We are open to whoever you are.

We believe if colleges were more open, people's minds would be more open too. Because if all kinds of students got degrees, all kinds of people would have new opportunities. And with every new opportunity, the world transforms. This belief is part of everything we do. It's our mantra. It's our mission. It's our admissions policy. Our doors are open to all who are looking for a more open world.