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Students are able to apply to Mercy College online. We accept applications online for all of our programs through many convenient channels. Review the options to find the application method for your desired program and start term. 

Most programs are test-optional. You may still share with us your SAT, ACT, GRE or GMAT scores, which are required for our Graduate Education programs, though they are not required for admission for other programs. 

Please note: Applicants interested in the Accelerated Second Degree Nursing program should complete the undergraduate application. 


Printed Applications

Undergraduate Application
Accelerated Second Degree Nursing students and students transferring previously earned credits to Mercy should use the Undergraduate Application.

Graduate Application

Non-matriculant Application

Mail your application to:

Student Services Support Center
828 S BROADWAY
TARRYTOWN, NY 10591


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Apply Through the Common App

Did you know? We are a Common App member institution. Undergrad students can apply to Mercy College using the Common Application. 

Click here to apply.


Applying to the Accelerated Second Degree Nursing Program

Applicants interested in the Accelerated Second Degree Nursing program should apply by using Mercy College Undergrad Application or Common App (https://www.commonapp.org/school/mercy-college).


Special Applications & Instructions

Students interested in our graduate programs in Physical Therapy (PTCAS), Physician Assistant (CASPA) or Communication Disorders (CSDCAS) must use the CAS applications below for consideration.

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Communication Disorders Applicants

Please note that all admissions applications are processed through the Communication Science Disorders Central Application Service (CSDCAS). To apply, please visit portal.csdcas.org.

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Physician Assistant Applicants

Please note that admissions applications are processed through the Central Admission Service for Physician Assistants (CASPA).

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Physical Therapy Applicants

Please note that all admissions applications are processed through the Physical Therapist Centralized Applications Service (PTCAS). To apply, please visit www.ptcas.org